Accepted name: phosphoethanolamine N-methyltransferase
Reaction: S-adenosyl-L-methionine + ethanolamine phosphate = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + N-methylethanolamine phosphate
Other name(s): phosphoethanolamine methyltransferase
Systematic name: S-adenosyl-L-methionine:ethanolamine-phosphate N-methyltransferase
Comments: The enzyme may catalyse the transfer of two further methyl groups to the product.
1.  Datko, A.H. and Mudd, S.H. Enzymes of phosphatidylcholine synthesis in Lemna, soybean, and carrot. Plant Physiol. 88 (1988) 1338–1348. [PMID: 16666464]
[EC created 1992]

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