Summary for peptidase M12.158: russellysin

Summary Alignment Sequences Sequence features Distribution Structure Literature Substrates


MEROPS Namerussellysin
Other namesRVV-X, Daboia russellii venom factor X activator
Domain architecture
MEROPS Classification
Classification Clan MA >> Subclan MA(M) >> Family M12 >> Subfamily B >> M12.158
Holotyperussellysin (Daboia russellii), Uniprot accession Q7LZ61 (peptidase unit: 7-205), MERNUM MER0001134
History Identifier created: Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes (1998) Academic Press, London.
Catalytic typeMetallo
PeplistIncluded in the Peplist with identifier PL00189
NC-IUBMBSubclass 3.4 (Peptidases) >> Sub-subclass 3.4.24 (Metalloendopeptidases) >> Peptidase
EnzymologyBRENDA database
Proteolytic eventsCutDB database (3 cleavages)
BiotechnologyLaboratory use in haematology.
PhysiologyLikely role in snake venom toxicity. Activates coagulation factor X.