sphingolipid ceramide N-deacylasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Hydrolyzes the n-acyl linkage between fatty acids and sphingosine bases in ceramides in various sphingolipids, as well as sphingomyelin to produce their lyso forms; mw 52 kD

Registry number: EC 3.5.1.-

Synonyms: scdase

(26 Jun 1999)

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