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phosphodiesterase/phos·pho·di·es·ter·ase/ (-di-es´ter-ās) any of a group of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolytic cleavage of an ester linkage in a phosphoric acid compound containing two such ester linkages.
Any of a class of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolytic cleavage of phosphodiester bonds and are important in breaking down cyclic AMP, cyclic GMP, and nucleic acids.
An enzyme critical for the breakdown of cyclic adenosine monophosphate.
a group of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of a phosphodiester.