IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: phosphoglycolate phosphatase

Reaction: 2-phosphoglycolate + H2O = glycolate + phosphate

Other name(s): phosphoglycolate hydrolase; 2-phosphoglycolate phosphatase; P-glycolate phosphatase; phosphoglycollate phosphatase

Systematic name: 2-phosphoglycolate phosphohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9025-76-7


1. Christeller, J.T. and Tolbert, N.E. Phosphoglycolate phosphatase. Purification and properties. J. Biol. Chem. 253 (1978) 1780-1785. [PMID: 204630]

[EC created 1965]

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