3.4.23.36: Signal peptidase II

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Reaction

Release of signal peptides from bacterial membrane prolipoproteins including murein prolipoprotein. Hydrolyses -Xaa-Yaa-Zaa-/-(S,diacylglyceryl)Cys-, in which Xaa is hydrophobic (preferably Leu), and Yaa (Ala or Ser) and Zaa (Gly or Ala) have small, neutral sidechains =

Synonyms

EC 3.4.99.35, Leader peptidase II, lipoprotein signal peptidase, lipoprotein signal peptidase II, lipoprotein-specific (typeII) signal peptidase, lipoprotein-specific signal peptidase, lipoprotein-specific type II signal peptidase, LspA, More, Premurein leader peptidase, Premurein leader proteinase, Premurein-leader peptidase, Prolipoprotein signal peptidase, Proteinase, premurein leader, Sp0928, SPase II, SpiI, type II signal peptidase

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.36 Signal peptidase II