3.5.1.11: penicillin amidase

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

Reaction

penicillin
+
H2O
=
a carboxylate
+
6-aminopenicillanate

Synonyms

ACPGA001 PGA, AfPGA, alpha-acylamino-beta-lactam acylhydrolase, amidase, amidohydrolase, ampicillin acylase, AuAAC, benzylpenicillin acylase, BmPGA, KcPGA, maPGA, More, novozym 217, PA, PAC, penicillin acylase, penicillin amidase, Penicillin amidohydrolase, penicillin G acylase, Penicillin G amidase, Penicillin G amidohydrolase, penicillin V acylase, Penicillin V amidase, penicillin-G acylase, PGA, PGA650, PVA, semacylase, Sm-PVA, YxeI

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.5 Acting on carbon-nitrogen bonds, other than peptide bonds
             3.5.1 In linear amides
                3.5.1.11 penicillin amidase