lecithinase B -->
lysophospholipase
medical dictionary

<enzyme>

<cell biology> An enzyme that catalyses the hydrolysis of a single fatty acid ester bond in lysoglycerophosphatidates with the formation of glyceryl phosphatidates and a fatty acid.

Chemical name: 2-Lysophosphatidylcholine acylhydrolase

Registry number: EC 3.1.1.5

(12 Dec 1998)