KEGG   ENZYME: 3.4.22.14
Entry
EC 3.4.22.14                Enzyme                                 

Name
actinidain;
actinidin;
Actinidia anionic protease;
proteinase A2 of Actinidia chinensis
Class
Hydrolases;
Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases);
Cysteine endopeptidases
Reaction(IUBMB)
Similar to that of papain
Comment
From the kiwi fruit or Chinese gooseberry (Actinidia chinensis). In peptidase family C1 (papain family)
History
EC 3.4.22.14 created 1978
Reference
1  [PMID:7002215]
  Authors
Baker EN, Boland MJ, Calder PC, Hardman MJ.
  Title
The specificity of actinidin and its relationship to the structure of the enzyme.
  Journal
Biochim Biophys Acta 616:30-4 (1980)
DOI:10.1016/0005-2744(80)90260-0
Reference
2  [PMID:3889350]
  Authors
Kamphuis IG, Drenth J, Baker EN.
  Title
Thiol proteases. Comparative studies based on the high-resolution structures of papain and actinidin, and on amino acid sequence information for cathepsins B and H, and stem bromelain.
  Journal
J Mol Biol 182:317-29 (1985)
DOI:10.1016/0022-2836(85)90348-1
Reference
3
  Authors
Baker, E.N. and Drenth, J.
  Title
The thiol proteases: stucture and mechanism.
  Journal
In: Jurnak, F.A. and McPherson, A. (Eds.), Biological Macromolecules and Assemblies: Active Sites of Enzymes, vol. 3, John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1987, p. 314-368.
Other DBs
ExplorEnz - The Enzyme Database: 3.4.22.14
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 3.4.22.14
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 3.4.22.14
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 3.4.22.14
CAS: 39279-27-1

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