EC 3.5.1.57 - Tryptophanamidase

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EC 3.5.1.57

Names

Accepted name:
tryptophanamidase
Other names:
L-tryptophan aminopeptidase
tryptophan aminopeptidase
Systematic name:
L-tryptophanamide amidohydrolase

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

Requires Mn2+. Also acts on N-ethylformamide and L-tyrosinamide, and on some tryptophan dipeptides.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050365
CAS Registry Number: 76689-19-5

References

  1. Iwayama, A., Kimura, T., Adachi, O. and Ameyama, M.
    Crystallization and characterization of a novel aminopeptidase from Trichosporon cutaneum.
    Agric. Biol. Chem. 47: 2483-2493 (1983).

[EC 3.5.1.57 created 1989]