IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: non-stereospecific dipeptidase

Reaction: Hydrolysis of dipeptides containing either D- or L-amino acids or both

Other names: peptidyl-D-amino acid hydrolase; D-(or L-)aminoacyl-dipeptidase

Comments: A digestive enzyme of cephalopods

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MEROPS, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 90371-43-0


1. D'Aniello, A. and Strazullo, L. Peptidyl-D-amino acid hydrolase from Loligo vulgaris Lam. J. Biol. Chem. 259 (1984) 4237-4243. [PMID: 6444201]

[EC created 1990]

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