Term Information [More information on beta-lactamase activity]

Accession
GO:0008800
Name
beta-lactamase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
ampicillinase activity, beta-lactam hydrolase activity, cephalosporin-beta-lactamase activity, exopenicillinase activity, penicillin amido-beta-lactamhydrolase activity, penicillin beta-lactamase activity, beta-lactamase A, B, C, beta-lactamase AME I, beta-lactamase I-III, neutrapen, penicillinase I, II
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: a beta-lactam + H2O = a substituted beta-amino acid. Source: EC:3.5.2.6
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0008800 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of beta-lactamase activity (GO:0008800)
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beta-lactamase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
beta-lactamase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
beta-lactamase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity (GO:0016787)
beta-lactamase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity, acting on carbon-nitrogen (but not peptide) bonds (GO:0016810)
beta-lactamase activity [is_a relation] is_a  hydrolase activity, acting on carbon-nitrogen (but not peptide) bonds, in cyclic amides (GO:0016812)
Children of beta-lactamase activity (GO:0008800)
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cephalosporinase activity (GO:0033251) [is_a relation] is_a  beta-lactamase activity
penicillinase activity (GO:0033250) [is_a relation] is_a  beta-lactamase activity
regulation of beta-lactamase activity (GO:0033252) [regulates relation] regulates  beta-lactamase activity