Term Information [More information on amylase activity]

Accession
GO:0016160
Name
amylase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
None
Definition
Catalysis of the hydrolysis of amylose or an amylose derivative. Source: GOC:ai
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0016160 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of amylase activity (GO:0016160)
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amylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
amylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
amylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity (GO:0016787)
amylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) hydrolase activity, acting on glycosyl bonds (GO:0016798)
amylase activity [is_a relation] is_a  hydrolase activity, hydrolyzing O-glycosyl compounds (GO:0004553)
Children of amylase activity (GO:0016160)
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alpha-amylase activity (GO:0004556) [is_a relation] is_a  amylase activity
beta-amylase activity (GO:0016161) [is_a relation] is_a  amylase activity
EC
3.2.1.-