Glycoside Hydrolase Family 6

Activities in Familyendoglucanase (EC 3.2.1.4); cellobiohydrolase (EC 3.2.1.91)
Mechanism Inverting
Catalytic Nucleophile/BaseAsp (experimental)
Catalytic Proton DonorAsp (experimental)
Noteformerly known as cellulase family B. The cellobiohydrolases of this family are widely believed to act processively from the non-reducing ends of cellulose chains to generate cellobiose.
External resourcesCAZypedia; HOMSTRAD; MEGAZYME; PRINTS; PROSITE;
Statistics GenBank accession (1088); Uniprot accession (242); PDB accession (46); 3D entries (10); cryst (1)
All (998) Bacteria (813) Eukaryota (182) unclassified (3) Structure (10 - 1 cryst) Characterized (63)


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