PLB1 hydrolyses RPALM to atROL

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-975594
Type
Reaction [transition]
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
Synonyms
Cleavage of retinyl palmitate by PLB1
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Part of retinol ester hydrolase activity in the small intestine is associated with the brush border membrane but the protein having it is not identified. It is thought to be phospholipase B (Rigtrup et al. 1994).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
8017323 Retinyl ester hydrolytic activity associated with human intestinal brush border membranes

Rigtrup, KM, McEwen, LR, Said, HM, Ong, DE

Am J Clin Nutr 1994
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Catalyst Activity
Title
retinyl-palmitate esterase activity of PLB1 [plasma membrane]
Physical Entity
Activity
Orthologous Events
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