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Term:
sialate O-acetylesterase activity (GO:0001681)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
rhamnogalacturonan acetylesterase activity 
sialate O-acetylesterase activity  
Catalysis of the reaction: N-acetyl-O-acetylneuraminate (free or glycosidically bound) + H2O = N-acetylneuraminate + acetate.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: N-acetylneuraminate acetyltransferase activity ;   N-acyl-O-acetylneuraminate O-acetylhydrolase activity ;   sialate 9(4)-O-acetylesterase activity
Xrefs: EC:3.1.1.53 ;   MetaCyc:SIALATE-O-ACETYLESTERASE-RXN
Definition Sources: EC:3.1.1.53, PMID:1991039

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