Term Information [More information on lysozyme activity]

Accession
GO:0003796
Name
lysozyme activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
1,4-N-acetylmuramidase activity, N,O-diacetylmuramidase activity, mucopeptide N-acetylmuramoylhydrolase activity, mucopeptide glucohydrolase activity, muramidase activity, peptidoglycan N-acetylmuramoylhydrolase activity, L-7001, PR1-lysozyme, globulin G, globulin G1, lysozyme g
Definition
Catalysis of the hydrolysis of the beta-(1->4) linkages between N-acetylmuramic acid and N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues in a peptidoglycan and between N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues in chitodextrins. Source: EC:3.2.1.17
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0003796 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of lysozyme activity (GO:0003796)
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lysozyme activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
lysozyme activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
lysozyme activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity (GO:0016787)
lysozyme activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity, acting on glycosyl bonds (GO:0016798)
lysozyme activity [is_a relation] is_a  hydrolase activity, hydrolyzing O-glycosyl compounds (GO:0004553)
Children of lysozyme activity (GO:0003796)
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lysozyme inhibitor activity (GO:0060241) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  lysozyme activity
negative regulation of lysozyme activity (GO:1903591) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  lysozyme activity
positive regulation of lysozyme activity (GO:1903592) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  lysozyme activity
regulation of lysozyme activity (GO:1903590) [regulates relation] regulates  lysozyme activity
EC
3.2.1.17
MetaCyc
3.2.1.17-RXN