3.4.22.48: staphopain

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

Reaction

broad endopeptidase action on proteins including elastin, but rather limited hydrolysis of small-molecule substrates. Assays are conveniently made with hemoglobin, casein or Z-Phe-Arg-NHMec as substrate =

Synonyms

Ecp, extracellular cysteine protease, SCPA, Sscp A, Sscp B, SspB, SspB protein, staphopain, staphopain A, staphopain B, staphopain C, staphylopain

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.22 Cysteine endopeptidases
                3.4.22.48 staphopain