IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: sinapine esterase

Reaction: sinapoylcholine + H2O = sinapate + choline

Other name(s): aromatic choline esterase

Systematic name: sinapoylcholine sinapohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 72506-67-3


1. Nurmann, G. and Strack, D. Sinapine esterase. 1. Characterization of sinapine esterase from cotyledons of Raphanus sativus. Z. Naturforsch. C: Biosci. 34 (1979) 715-720.

[EC created 1984]

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