No enzyme that specifically catalyzes this phosphatase reaction has been identified. It is thought that several non-specific phosphatases may catalyze this step [Suzuki74].
EC Number: 3.6.1.-
The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.
The reaction is favored in the direction shown.
Suzuki74: Suzuki Y, Brown GM (1974). "The biosynthesis of folic acid. XII. Purification and properties of dihydroneopterin triphosphate pyrophosphohydrolase." J Biol Chem 1974;249(8);2405-10. PMID: 4362677
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