3.4.11.19: D-stereospecific aminopeptidase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about D-stereospecific aminopeptidase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

Release of an N-terminal D-amino acid from a peptide, Xaa-/-Yaa-, in which Xaa is preferably D-Ala, D-Ser or D-Thr. D-Amino acid amides and methyl esters also are hydrolysed, as is glycine amide =

Synonyms

D-aminopeptidase, DAP, GdaA, glycine D-alanine aminopeptidase

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.11 Aminopeptidases
                3.4.11.19 D-stereospecific aminopeptidase