UniProt functional annotation for Q8N1Q1

UniProt code: Q8N1Q1.

Organism: Homo sapiens (Human).
Taxonomy: Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo.
 
Function: Reversible hydration of carbon dioxide.
 
Catalytic activity: H(2)CO(3) = CO(2) + H(2)O.
Cofactor: Zinc (By similarity).
Enzyme regulation: Inhibited by acetazolamide.
Biophysicochemical properties: Kinetic parameters: KM=13.8 mM for CO(2);
Tissue specificity: Expressed in thymus, small intestine, spleen, prostate, ovary, colon and testis.
Similarity: Belongs to the alpha-carbonic anhydrase family.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.