Family

Exonuclease VII, small subunit (IPR003761)

Short name: Exonuc_VII_S

Family relationships

None.

Description

Exonuclease VII is composed of two non-identical subunits; one large subunit and 4 small ones [PMID: 6284744]. This enzyme catalyses exonucleolytic cleavage in either 5'-3' or 3'-5' direction to yield nucleoside 5'-phosphates.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0006308 DNA catabolic process

Molecular Function

GO:0008855 exodeoxyribonuclease VII activity

Cellular Component

GO:0009318 exodeoxyribonuclease VII complex

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
TIGRFAMs
ProDom
Pfam
PIRSF
GENE3D
HAMAP