IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: dolichyldiphosphatase

Reaction: dolichyl diphosphate + H2O = dolichyl phosphate + phosphate

Other name(s): dolichol diphosphatase; dolichyl pyrophosphatase; dolichyl pyrophosphate phosphatase; dolichyl diphosphate phosphohydrolase; Dol-P-P phosphohydrolase

Systematic name: dolichyl-diphosphate phosphohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 73361-26-9


1. Naumov, A.V., Shabalin, Yu.A., Vagabov, V.M. and Kulaev, I.S. Two pathways of dephosphorylation of dolichyl diphosphate in yeasts. Biochemistry (Moscow) 50 (1985) 551-556.

[EC created 1989]

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