EC 3.4.24.54 - Mucrolysin

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EC 3.4.24.54

Names

Accepted name:
mucrolysin
Other names:
Trimeresurus metalloendopeptidase A
mucrotoxin A
Systematic name:
-

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

A 94 kDa hemorrhagic and fibrinogenolytic endopeptidase from the Chinese habu snake (Trimeresurus mucrosquamatus) venom. In peptidase family M12 (astacin family).

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , MEROPS , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00129
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
CAS Registry Number: 85898-38-0

References

  1. Sugihara, H., Moriura, M. and Nikai, T.
    Purification and properties of a lethal, hemorrhagic protein, "mucrotoxin A", from the venom of the Chinese habu snake (Trimeresurus mucrosquamatus).
    Toxicon 21: 247-255 (1983). [PMID: 6857709]
  2. Kishida, M., Nikai, T., Mori, N., Kohmura, S. and Sugihara, H.
    Characterization of mucrotoxin A from the venom of Trimeresurus mucrosquamatus (the Chinese habu snake).
    Toxicon 23: 637-645 (1985). [PMID: 3904081]

[EC 3.4.24.54 created 1992]