UniProt functional annotation for Q5HEB7

UniProt code: Q5HEB7.

Organism: Staphylococcus aureus (strain COL).
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Staphylococcus.
Function: Cell wall formation (By similarity).
Catalytic activity: ATP + 2 D-alanine = ADP + phosphate + D- alanyl-D-alanine.
Cofactor: Binds 2 magnesium or manganese ions per subunit (By similarity).
Pathway: Cell wall biogenesis; peptidoglycan biosynthesis.
Subcellular location: Cytoplasm (By similarity).
Similarity: Belongs to the D-alanine--D-alanine ligase family.
Similarity: Contains 1 ATP-grasp domain.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.