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Entry
EC 3.1.3.50                 Enzyme                                 

Name
sorbitol-6-phosphatase;
sorbitol-6-phosphate phosphatase
Class
Hydrolases;
Acting on ester bonds;
Phosphoric-monoester hydrolases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
sorbitol-6-phosphate phosphohydrolase
Reaction(IUBMB)
sorbitol 6-phosphate + H2O = sorbitol + phosphate [RN:R02866]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
sorbitol 6-phosphate [CPD:C01096];
H2O [CPD:C00001]
Product
sorbitol [CPD:C00794];
phosphate [CPD:C00009]
Comment
Acts, very slowly, on hexose 6-phosphates.
History
EC 3.1.3.50 created 1984
Reference
1
  Authors
Grant, C.R. and ap Rees, T.
  Title
Sorbitol metabolism by apple seedlings.
  Journal
Phytochemistry 20 (1981) 1505-1511.
Other DBs
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CAS: 
80449-21-4

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