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: Name=Ca(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:29108; Note=Binds 4 Ca(2+) ions per subunit.;
Cofactor: Name=Zn(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:29105; Note=Binds 1 zinc ion per subunit.;
Biophysicochemical properties: Temperature dependence: Thermostable.;
Subcellular location: Secreted.
Similarity: Belongs to the peptidase M4 family. {ECO:0000305}.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.