Summary for clan NE

Summary Alignment Structure Literature
HistoryMEROPS 9.3 (7 September 2010)
DescriptionAsparagine nucleophile; all self-processing endopeptidases
Contents of clanPeptidase clan NE contains autolytic endopeptidases.
EvidenceThe tertiary structure of the cleaved rabbit picobirnavirus coat protein (N05.001) has been solved and the structure is unrelated to that of any other peptidase.
Catalytic mechanism(see family N5)
Peptidase activity(see family N5)


Family Family Type Peptidase Structure
N5 picobirnavirus self-cleaving protein (Human picobirnavirus) Yes

Distribution of clan NE among Kingdoms of Organisms