Term Information [More information on acid phosphatase activity]

Accession
GO:0003993
Name
acid phosphatase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
acid monophosphatase activity, acid nucleoside diphosphate phosphatase activity, acid phosphohydrolase activity, acid phosphomonoester hydrolase activity, acid phosphomonoesterase activity, orthophosphoric-monoester phosphohydrolase (acid optimum), phosphate-monoester phosphohydrolase (acid optimum), uteroferrin, glycerophosphatase activity, phosphomonoesterase activity
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: an orthophosphoric monoester + H2O = an alcohol + phosphate, with an acid pH optimum. Source: EC:3.1.3.2
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0003993 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of acid phosphatase activity (GO:0003993)
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acid phosphatase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity (GO:0016787)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) phosphorus metabolic process (GO:0006793)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity, acting on ester bonds (GO:0016788)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) phosphate-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0006796)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) dephosphorylation (GO:0016311)
acid phosphatase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) phosphoric ester hydrolase activity (GO:0042578)
acid phosphatase activity [is_a relation] is_a  phosphatase activity (GO:0016791)
Children of acid phosphatase activity (GO:0003993)
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acid phosphatase complex (GO:1904097) [capable_of relation] capable_of  acid phosphatase activity
thiamine phosphate phosphatase activity (GO:0042131) [is_a relation] is_a  acid phosphatase activity