3.4.23.B2: Simian immunodeficiency virus proteinase

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Reaction

The enzyme may have a wide substrate specificity. Good cleavage of the peptide bonds Met-Met and Tyr-Pro. Cleavage is also observed at Phe-Pro, Phe-Leu, Leu-Phe, Leu-Ala, Glu-Ala and Tyr-Ala =

Synonyms

More, Pol polyprotein, retropepsin, Simian immunodeficiency virus protease, simian immunodeficiency virus retropepsin, SIV PR, SIV protease, SIV proteinase, SIV retropepsin, SIV-PR

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.B2 Simian immunodeficiency virus proteinase