機能Hydrolyzes the second messenger cGMP, which is a key regulator of many important physiological processes.
組織特異性Expressed in all tissues examined (testis, brain, small intestine, skeletal muscle, heart, lung, thymus, spleen, placenta, kidney, liver, pancreas, ovary and prostate) except blood. Highest levels in brain, heart, kidney, spleen, prostate and colon. Isoform PDE9A12 is found in prostate.
配列類似性Belongs to the cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterase family. PDE9 subfamily.
ドメインComposed of a C-terminal catalytic domain containing two putative divalent metal sites and an N-terminal regulatory domain.