Term Information [More information on exopeptidase activity]

Accession
GO:0008238
Name
exopeptidase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
exoprotease activity
Definition
Catalysis of the hydrolysis of a peptide bond not more than three residues from the N- or C-terminus of a polypeptide chain, in a reaction that requires a free N-terminal amino group, C-terminal carboxyl group or both. Source: http://merops.sanger.ac.uk/about/glossary.htm#EXOPEPTIDASE
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0008238 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of exopeptidase activity (GO:0008238)
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exopeptidase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
exopeptidase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
exopeptidase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
exopeptidase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) macromolecule metabolic process (GO:0043170)
exopeptidase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
exopeptidase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
exopeptidase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
exopeptidase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) protein metabolic process (GO:0019538)
exopeptidase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity (GO:0016787)
exopeptidase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) proteolysis (GO:0006508)
exopeptidase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) peptidase activity (GO:0008233)
exopeptidase activity [is_a relation] is_a  peptidase activity, acting on L-amino acid peptides (GO:0070011)
Children of exopeptidase activity (GO:0008238)
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aminopeptidase activity (GO:0004177) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
carboxypeptidase activity (GO:0004180) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
cysteine-type exopeptidase activity (GO:0070004) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
dipeptidase activity (GO:0016805) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
eoxin E4 synthase activity (GO:0097263) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
metalloexopeptidase activity (GO:0008235) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
omega peptidase activity (GO:0008242) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
peptidyl-dipeptidase activity (GO:0008241) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
serine-type exopeptidase activity (GO:0070008) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
tripeptidase activity (GO:0034701) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
tripeptidyl-peptidase activity (GO:0008240) [is_a relation] is_a  exopeptidase activity
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