IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: serine-ethanolaminephosphate phosphodiesterase

Reaction: serine phosphoethanolamine + H2O = serine + ethanolamine phosphate

Other name(s): serine ethanolamine phosphodiester phosphodiesterase; SEP diesterase

Systematic name: serine-phosphoethanolamine ethanolaminephosphohydrolase

Comments: Acts only on those phosphodiesters that have ethanolamine as a component part of the molecule.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37288-20-3


1. Hagerman, D.D., Rosenberg, H., Ennor, A.H., Schiff, P. and Inove, S. The isolation and properties of chicken kidney serine ethanolamine phosphate phosphodiesterase. J. Biol. Chem. 240 (1965) 1108-1012.

[EC created 1972, modified 1976]

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