Term Information [More information on aminoacylase activity]

Accession
GO:0004046
Name
aminoacylase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
L-amino-acid acylase activity, L-aminoacylase activity, N-acyl-L-amino-acid amidohydrolase activity, alpha-N-acylaminoacid hydrolase activity, amido acid deacylase activity, hippurase activity, long acyl amidoacylase activity, short acyl amidoacylase activity, benzamidase activity, histozyme activity, acylase I activity, aminoacylase I activity, dehydropeptidase II activity
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: an N-acyl-L-amino acid + H2O = a carboxylate + an L-amino acid. Source: EC:3.5.1.14
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0004046 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of aminoacylase activity (GO:0004046)
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aminoacylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
aminoacylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
aminoacylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity (GO:0016787)
aminoacylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity, acting on carbon-nitrogen (but not peptide) bonds (GO:0016810)
aminoacylase activity [is_a relation] is_a  hydrolase activity, acting on carbon-nitrogen (but not peptide) bonds, in linear amides (GO:0016811)

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EC
3.5.1.14
MetaCyc
AMINOACYLASE-RXN
RHEA
15568