phosphomonoesterase


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phosphomonoesterase

[¦fäs·fō‚män·ō′es·tə‚rās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme catalyzing hydrolysis of phosphoric acid esters containing one ester linkage.
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The report provides comprehensive information on the Alkaline Phosphatase (ALKP or Phosphomonoesterase or Glycerophosphatase or Alkaline Phosphohydrolase or EC 3.1.3.1), targeted therapeutics, complete with analysis by indications, stage of development, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
Urease, L-glutaminase, L-asparaginase, alkaline phosphomonoesterase, and arylsulfatase activities were determined in the rhizospheric soil according to the protocols described by Tabatabai [16, 17].
Phosphatases are classified in different groups, including phosphomonoesterases which have been extensively studied in soil litter (Turner et al.
Among the soil phosphatases, phosphomonoesterases and to lesser extent phosphodiesterases, have been the most widely studied.
Acid and alkaline phosphomonoesterase activity with the substrate p-nitrophenyl phosphate.
Changes in microbial biomass C, ATP content, soil phosphomonoesterase and phosphodiesterase activity following air-drying of soils.
Mechanism of action of non specific phosphomonoesterase from potatoes.
Colvan SR, Syers JK, O'Donnell AG (2001) Effect of long-term fertiliser use on acid and alkaline phosphomonoesterase and phosphodiesterase activities in managed grassland.
Assessing organic phosphorus status of Cerrado oxisols (Brazil) using [sup.31]P-NMR spectroscopy and phosphomonoesterase activity measurement.
Organic acids were found to increase the activity of acid phosphomonoesterase in soil at low concentrations (<1 [micro]mol/g), whereas higher concentrations (>5 [micro]mol/g) of citric, oxalic, malic, and tartaric acid inhibited this activity [52].
Acid phosphomonoesterase activity was determined according to the method of Tabatabai and Bremner (1969), with minor modification.