Glycoside Hydrolase Family 23

Activities in FamilyChitinase (EC;
Lysozyme (EC;
Peptidoglycan lytic transglycosylase / peptidoglycan lyase (EC;
Mechanism Unknown e
3D Structure Statuslysozyme fold
Catalytic Nucleophile/BaseNot known
Catalytic Proton DonorGlu
NoteCorresponds to family 1 of the peptidoglycan lytic transglycosylases described by N.T. Blackburn and A.J. Clarke (2001) J. Mol. Evol. 52, 78-84; Note that 'peptidoglycan lytic transglycosylases' cleave peptidoglycan without intervention of a water molecule.
External resourcesCAZypedia; PRINTS;
Statistics GenBank accession (130452); Uniprot accession (61); PDB accession (91); 3D entries (22); cryst (0)

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