IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: fructose-2,6-bisphosphate 2-phosphatase

Reaction: β-D-fructose 2,6-bisphosphate + H2O = D-fructose 6-phosphate + phosphate

Other name(s): fructose-2,6-bisphosphatase; D-fructose-2,6-bisphosphate 2-phosphohydrolase

Systematic name: β-D-fructose-2,6-bisphosphate 2-phosphohydrolase

Comments: The enzyme copurifies with EC 6-phosphofructo-2-kinase. cf. EC (fructose-2,6-bisphosphate 6-phosphatase).

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 81611-75-8


1. Van Schaftingen, E., Davies, D.R. and Hers, H.-G. Fructose-2,6-bisphosphatase from rat liver. Eur. J. Biochem. 124 (1982) 143-149. [PMID: 6282585]

[EC created 1984]

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