Encyclopedia of Systems Biology

2013 Edition
| Editors: Werner Dubitzky, Olaf Wolkenhauer, Kwang-Hyun Cho, Hiroki Yokota

Phosphatases

  • Paolo Plevani
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9863-7_723

Definition

Phosphatases are several families of enzymes eliminating the phosphate groups from phosphorylated proteins.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Scienze Biomolecolari e BiotecnologieUniversità degli Studi di MilanoMilanItaly