Summary for peptidase M12.149: horrilysin

Summary Distribution Literature Substrates

 

Names
MEROPS Namehorrilysin
Other namesCrotalus horridus (timber rattlesnake) metalloendopeptidase, Crotalus horridus venom metalloendopeptidase, hemorrhagic proteinase IV
MEROPS Classification
Classification Clan MA >> Subclan MA(M) >> Family M12 >> Subfamily B >> M12.149
History Identifier created: Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes (1998) Academic Press, London.
Activity
Catalytic typeMetallo
NC-IUBMBSubclass 3.4 (Peptidases) >> Sub-subclass 3.4.24 (Metalloendopeptidases) >> Peptidase 3.4.24.47
EnzymologyBRENDA database
PhysiologyLikely role in snake venom toxicity. Hemorrhagic.