Aliases for SMPD4 Gene
External Ids for SMPD4 Gene
Sphingomyelinases (EC 18.104.22.168), such as SMPD4, catalyze the hydrolysis of membrane sphingomyelin to form phosphorylcholine and ceramide (Krut et al., 2006 [PubMed 16517606]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for SMPD4 Gene
SMPD4 (Sphingomyelin Phosphodiesterase 4, Neutral Membrane (Neutral Sphingomyelinase-3)) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Sphingolipid metabolism and Sphingolipid metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase activity and sphingomyelin phosphodiesterase D activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SMPD4 Gene
Catalyzes the hydrolysis of membrane sphingomyelin to form phosphorylcholine and ceramide.