Domain

Peptidase M56 (IPR008756)

Short name: Peptidase_M56

Domain relationships

None.

Description

This domain is found in a group of metallopeptidases belonging to MEROPS peptidase family M56 (clan M-). The predicted active site residues for members of this family occur in the motif HEXXH. The type example is BlaR1 peptidase from Bacillus licheniformis.

BlaR1 is a potential penicillin-binding protein required for induction of beta-lactamase in Bacillus licheniformis [PMID: 2404938].

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
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