name: phospholipase A2 activity
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def: "Catalysis of the reaction: a 1,2-diacyl-sn-glycero-3-phospholipid + H2O = 1-acyl-sn-glycero-3-phospholipid + a fatty acid. This reaction removes the fatty acid attached to the sn2-position. Substrates include phosphatidylcholine, phosphatidylethanolamine, choline plasmalogen and phosphatides." [RHEA:15801]
synonym: "cytosolic phospholipase A2 activity" NARROW 
synonym: "lecithinase A activity" RELATED [EC:184.108.40.206]
synonym: "phosphatidase activity" RELATED [EC:220.127.116.11]
synonym: "phosphatidolipase activity" RELATED [EC:18.104.22.168]
synonym: "phosphatidylcholine 2-acylhydrolase activity" RELATED [EC:22.214.171.124]
synonym: "phospholipase A2 activity (consuming 1,2-dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine)" NARROW 
synonym: "phospholipase A2 activity consuming 1,2-dioleoylphosphatidylethanolamine)" NARROW 
synonym: "secreted phospholipase A2 activity" NARROW 
is_a: GO:0004620 ! phospholipase activity
is_a: GO:0052689 ! carboxylic ester hydrolase activity
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