Summary for peptidase C01.083: V-cath peptidase

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MEROPS NameV-cath peptidase
Other namesAcNPV protease, baculovirus cathepsin, BmNPV protease, NPV protease, nucleopolyhedrosis virus protease, viral cathepsin
MEROPS Classification
Classification Clan CA >> Subclan (none) >> Family C1 >> Subfamily A >> C01.083
History Identifier created: Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes (1998) Academic Press, London.
Catalytic typeCysteine
PeplistIncluded in the Peplist with identifier PL00072
NC-IUBMBSubclass 3.4 (Peptidases) >> Sub-subclass 3.4.22 (Cysteine endopeptidases) >> Peptidase
EnzymologyBRENDA database
BiotechnologyProtease-deficient strain may be better expression vector for foreign proteins.
PhysiologyProteolysis of tissues of infected insect.