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Substance Name: Phospholipase D
RN: 9001-87-0


  • An enzyme found mostly in plant tissue. It hydrolyzes glycerophosphatidates with the formation of a phosphatidic acid and a nitrogenous base such as choline. This enzyme also catalyzes transphosphatidylation reactions. EC

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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Names and Synonyms

MeSH Headings

  • Phospholipase D
  • Type C Phospholipases


  • Choline phosphatase
  • EINECS 232-639-8
  • Lecithinase D

Systematic Name

  • Phospholipase D

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9001-87-0

System Generated Number

  • 0009001870