3.4.23.43: prepilin peptidase

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

Reaction

typically cleaves a -Gly-/-Phe- bond to release an N-terminal, basic peptide of 5-8 residues from type IV prepilin, and then N-methylates the new N-terminal amino group, the methyl donor being S-adenosyl-L-methionine =

Synonyms

ComC, HofD, More, PibD, PilD, PilD-like protein, Pilin leader peptidase, PilU, preflagellin peptidase, Prepilin peptidase, prepilin peptidase PilD/XcpA, proepilin peptidase PulO, proteinase, pilin precursor, PulO, PulO prepilin peptidase, TadV protein, TcpJ, TFPP, type 4 prepilin peptidase, type 4 prepilin-like proteins leader peptide-processing enzyme, type IV prepilin peptidase, type IV prepilin-like peptidase, VcpD, XcpA, XpsO

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.43 prepilin peptidase