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Literature on PLA2G7

PLA2G7 [ENSP00000274793]

Phospholipase A2, group VII (platelet-activating factor acetylhydrolase, plasma); Modulates the action of platelet-activating factor (PAF) by hydrolyzing the sn-2 ester bond to yield the biologically inactive lyso-PAF. Has a specificity for substrates with a short residue at the sn-2 position. It is inactive against long-chain phospholipids; Phospholipases

Synonyms:  PLA2G7,  PLA2G7p,  hPLA2G7,  Q13093,  PAFAH ...

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