IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: histidinol-phosphatase

Reaction: L-histidinol phosphate + H2O = L-histidinol + phosphate

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Other name(s): histidinol phosphate phosphatase; L-histidinol phosphate phosphatase; histidinolphosphate phosphatase; HPpase; histidinolphosphatase

Systematic name: L-histidinol-phosphate phosphohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9025-79-0


1. Ames, B.N. The biosynthesis of histidine; L-histidinol phosphate phosphatase. J. Biol. Chem. 226 (1957) 583-593.

[EC created 1961]

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