EC 3.4.17.6 - Alanine carboxypeptidase

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EC 3.4.17.6

Names

Accepted name:
alanine carboxypeptidase
Other name:
N-benzoyl-L-alanine-amidohydrolase
Systematic name:

Reaction

Comments:

From soil bacteria. The enzyme from Corynebacterium equi also hydrolyses N-benzoylglycine and N-benzoyl-L-aminobutyric acid. Formerly EC 3.4.12.11.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , MEROPS , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050424
CAS Registry Number: 37288-70-3
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Levy, C.C. and Goldman, P.
    Bacterial peptidases.
    J. Biol. Chem. 244: 4467-4472 (1969). [PMID: 5806587]
  2. Miyagawa, E., Takahiro, H. and Yoshinobu, M.
    Purification and properties of N-benzoyl-L-alanine amidohydrolase from Corynebacterium equii.
    Agric. Biol. Chem. 50: 1527-1531 (1986).

[EC 3.4.17.6 created 1972 as EC 3.4.12.11, transferred 1978 to EC 3.4.17.6]