phthalidyltheophylline hydrolasemedical dictionary


<cell biology> Breaks c-n bond between theophylline and phthalidyl residues, then hydrolyzes the lactone bond of the phthalidyl moiety to form theophylline and 2-carboxybenzaldehyde

Registry number: EC 3.5.99.-

Synonyms: phthalidyl theophylline hydrolase, pt hydrolase

(26 Jun 1999)

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