Summary for peptidase A01.044: podosporapepsin

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MEROPS Namepodosporapepsin
Domain architecture
MEROPS Classification
Classification Clan AA >> Subclan (none) >> Family A1 >> Subfamily A >> A01.044
Holotypepodosporapepsin (Podospora anserina), Uniprot accession O13340 (peptidase unit: 95-422), MERNUM MER0003037
History Identifier created: MEROPS 3.03 (10 September 1998)
Catalytic typeAspartic
NC-IUBMBNot yet included in IUBMB recommendations.
PhysiologyPodosporapepsin, produced by Podospora anserina, lacks a recognizable signal peptide, and is thought to be an intracellular endopeptidase (Paoletti et al., 1998). May be involved in lysis of the cells of this filamentous fungus to release spores.