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Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase

Introduction: Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase

Description of Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase

Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase: EC 3.1.4.12; catalyzes the hydrolysis of sphingomyelin to ceramide; defect in this enzyme leads to Niemann-Pick disease.
Source: CRISP

Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase: An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of sphingomyelin to ceramide (N-acylsphingosine) plus choline phosphate. A defect in this enzyme leads to NIEMANN-PICK DISEASE. EC 3.1.4.12.
Source: MeSH 2007

Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase:

Terms associated with Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase:

Terms Similar to Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase:

  • Sphingomyelin Cholinephosphohydrolase
  • Sphingomyelin Cleaving Enzyme
  • Sphingomyelinase

Source - MeSH 2007

Related Topics

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase

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