UniProt functional annotation for P00800

UniProt code: P00800.

Organism: Bacillus thermoproteolyticus.
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Bacillaceae; Bacillus.
 
Function: Extracellular zinc metalloprotease.
 
Catalytic activity: Preferential cleavage: Xaa-|-Leu > Xaa-|-Phe.
Cofactor: Binds 4 calcium ions per subunit.
Cofactor: Binds 1 zinc ion per subunit.
Biophysicochemical properties: Temperature dependence: Thermostable;
Subcellular location: Secreted.
Similarity: Belongs to the peptidase M4 family.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.