3.4.24.29: aureolysin

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

Reaction

Cleavage of insulin B chain with specificity similar to that of thermolysin, preferring hydrophobic P1' residue. Activates the glutamyl endopeptidase (EC 3.4.21.19) of Staphylococcus aureus =

Synonyms

Aur, C3 convertase, EC 3.4.24.4, EC 3.4.99.22, Proteinase, Staphylococcus aureus neutral, Staphylococcus aureus neutral protease, Staphylococcus aureus neutral proteinase

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.24 Metalloendopeptidases
                3.4.24.29 aureolysin