IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: CDP-diacylglycerol diphosphatase

Reaction: CDP-diacylglycerol + H2O = CMP + phosphatidate

Other name(s): cytidine diphosphodiacylglycerol pyrophosphatase; CDP diacylglycerol hydrolase

Systematic name: CDP-diacylglycerol phosphatidylhydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 62213-20-1


1. Raetz, C.R.H., Hirschberg, B., Dowhan, W., Wickner, W.T. and Kennedy, E.P. A membrane-bound pyrophosphatase in Escherichia coli catalyzing the hydrolysis of cytidine diphosphate-diglyceride. J. Biol. Chem. 247 (1972) 2245-2247. [PMID: 4335869]

[EC created 1976]

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