UniProt functional annotation for P07630

UniProt code: P07630.

Organism: Gallus gallus (Chicken).
Taxonomy: Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Testudines + Archosauria group; Archosauria; Dinosauria; Saurischia; Theropoda; Coelurosauria; Aves; Neognathae; Galliformes; Phasianidae; Phasianinae; Gallus.
 
Function: Essential for bone resorption and osteoclast differentiation (By similarity). Reversible hydration of carbon dioxide.
 
Catalytic activity: H(2)CO(3) = CO(2) + H(2)O.
Cofactor: Zinc.
Enzyme regulation: Inhibited by acetazolamide (By similarity).
Subcellular location: Cytoplasm. Cell membrane (By similarity).
Similarity: Belongs to the alpha-carbonic anhydrase family.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.