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Phosphatidylethanolamine N-Methyltransferase MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Phosphatidylethanolamine N-Methyltransferase
Tree Number(s)
D08.811.913.555.500.712
Unique ID
D050918
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D050918
Scope Note
An enzyme that catalyses three sequential METHYLATION reactions for conversion of phosphatidylethanolamine to PHOSPHATIDYLCHOLINE.
Entry Term(s)
Cephalin N-Methyltransferase
PHET Methyltransferase II
Phosphatidylethanolamine Methyltransferase
Phosphatidylethanolamine N-Methyltransferase-2
Phosphatidylethanolamine-Methyltransferase II
Phosphatidylethanolamine-Phosphatidylcholine N-Methyltransferase
Phospholipid Methyltransferase II
S-Adenosylmethionine Phosphatidylethanolamine N-Methyltransferase
Registry Number
EC 2.1.1.17
Related Numbers
37256-91-0
Public MeSH Note
2006; PHOSPHATIDYLETHANOLAMINE N-METHYLTRANSFERASE was indexed under METHYLTRANSFERASES 1981-2005, & under CEPHALINS 1971-1979
History Note
2006(1980); use CEPHALINS 1971-1979
Date Established
2006/01/01
Date of Entry
2005/06/30
Revision Date
2009/07/15
Phosphatidylethanolamine N-Methyltransferase Preferred
Cephalin N-Methyltransferase Related
Phosphatidylethanolamine N-Methyltransferase-2 Narrower
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