Summary for peptidase S21.005: Varicella zoster assemblin

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MEROPS NameVaricella zoster assemblin
Domain architecture
MEROPS Classification
Classification Clan SH >> Subclan (none) >> Family S21 >> Subfamily (none) >> S21.005
HolotypeVaricella zoster assemblin (human herpesvirus 3), Uniprot accession P09286 (peptidase unit: 1-236), MERNUM MER0000611
History Identifier created: Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes (1998) Academic Press, London.
Catalytic typeSerine
NC-IUBMBNot yet included in IUBMB recommendations.
PhysiologyPlays essential role in assembly of herpes virions by digesting scaffold protein.
Pharmaceutical relevancePotential target for antiviral drug.