Reaction: N-acetyl-D-muramate 6-phosphate + H2O = N-acetyl-D-muramate + phosphate
Other name(s): mupP (gene name)
Systematic name: N-acetyl-D-muramate 6-phosphate phosphohydrolase
Comments: The enzyme, characterized from Pseudomonas species, participates in a peptidoglycan salvage pathway.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc, CAS registry number:
1. Borisova, M., Gisin, J. and Mayer, C. The N-acetylmuramic acid 6-phosphate phosphatase MupP completes the Pseudomonas peptidoglycan recycling pathway leading to intrinsic fosfomycin resistance. LID - e00092-17 [pii] LID - 10.1128/mBio.00092-17 [doi. MBio 8 (2017) . [PMID: 28351914]