Cytidine deaminase, bacteria (IPR020797)

Short name: Cytidine_deaminase_bacteria

Overlapping homologous superfamilies


Family relationships


This family represents the homodimeric form of cytidine deaminase, a zinc metalloprotein. Cytidine deaminase scavenges exogenous and endogenous cytidine and 2'-deoxycytidine for UMP synthesis. This entry contains predominantly bacterial proteins.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0009972 cytidine deamination

Molecular Function

GO:0004126 cytidine deaminase activity
GO:0008270 zinc ion binding

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.