IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: ADP-ribose diphosphatase

Reaction: ADP--α-D-ribose + H2O = AMP + D-ribose 5-phosphate

Other name(s): ADP-ribose pyrophosphatase; adenosine diphosphoribose pyrophosphatase; ADPR-PPase; ADP-ribose ribophosphohydrolase

Systematic name: ADP-α-D-ribose ribophosphohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9024-83-3


1. Doherty, M.D. and Morrison, J.F. The hydrolysis of adenosine diphosphate ribose by a specific phosphohydrolase of rabbit-muscle extracts. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 65 (1962) 364-366.

[EC created 1965]

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