3.4.21.64: peptidase K

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about peptidase K, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

Hydrolysis of keratin, and of other proteins with subtilisin-like specificity. Hydrolyses peptide amides =

Synonyms

EC 3.4.21.14, EC 3.4.21.4, endopeptidase K, mesophilic proteinase K, Proteinase K, Proteinase, Tritirachium album serine, Tritirachium album proteinase K, Tritirachium alkaline proteinase

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.21 Serine endopeptidases
                3.4.21.64 peptidase K