IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: Met-Xaa dipeptidase

Reaction: Hydrolysis of MetXaa dipeptides

Other names: methionyl dipeptidase; dipeptidase M; Met-X dipeptidase

Comments: A Mn2+-activated Escherichia coli enzyme with thiol dependence

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MEROPS, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37341-91-6


1. Brown, J.L. Purification and properties of dipeptidase M from Escherichia coli B. J. Biol. Chem. 248 (1973) 409-416. [PMID: 4567782]

[EC created 1976]

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