|Family type peptidase||C84.001 - prtH peptidase (Tannerella forsythensis ATCC 43037) (Tannerella forsythia), MEROPS Accession MER0004363 (peptidase unit: 1-422)|
|Content of family||Family C84 contains putative endopeptidases.|
Identifier created: MEROPS 8.00A (14 February 2008)|
The prtH peptidase of Tannerella forsythythus (formerly Bacteroides forsythus) was discovered by Saito et al. (1997)), and has been studied for possible association with periodontitis.
|Activities and specificities||prtH hydrolyses Bz-Val-Gly-Arg-p-nitroanilide (Saito et al., 1997).|
|Inhibitors||Inhibited by TLCK, leupeptin, N-ethylmaleimide, iodoacetate, iodoacetamide and
EDTA (Saito et al., 1997).|