Summary for peptidase S21.004: herpesvirus 6-type assemblin

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MEROPS Nameherpesvirus 6-type assemblin
Domain architecture
MEROPS Classification
Classification Clan SH >> Subclan (none) >> Family S21 >> Subfamily (none) >> S21.004
Holotypeherpesvirus 6-type assemblin (human herpesvirus 6), Uniprot accession P24433 (peptidase unit: 1-230), MERNUM MER0002594
History Identifier created: Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes (1998) Academic Press, London.
Catalytic typeSerine
NC-IUBMBNot yet included in IUBMB recommendations.
Proteolytic eventsCutDB database (2 cleavages)
PhysiologyPlays essential role in assembly of herpes virions by digesting scaffold protein.
Pharmaceutical relevancePotential target for antiviral drug.