Aliases for SMPD4 Gene
External Ids for SMPD4 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SMPD4 Gene
Sphingomyelinases (EC 188.8.131.52), 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.