Summary for peptidase S01.178: ancrod

Summary Alignment Sequences Sequence features Distribution Literature Substrates Inhibitors

 

Names
MEROPS Nameancrod
Other namesArvin
Domain architecture
MEROPS Classification
Classification Clan PA >> Subclan PA(S) >> Family S1 >> Subfamily A >> S01.178
Holotypeancrod (Calloselasma rhodostoma), Uniprot accession P26324 (peptidase unit: 1-229), MERNUM MER0003717
History Identifier created: MEROPS 3.02 (25 June 1998)
Activity
Catalytic typeSerine
PeplistIncluded in the Peplist with identifier PL00297
NC-IUBMBNot yet included in IUBMB recommendations.
Proteolytic eventsCutDB database (1 cleavage)
PhysiologyContributes coagulant activity to toxicity of snake venoms.
Pharmaceutical relevanceUsed as benign defibrinating agent.
Other databases WIKIPEDIAhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ancrod