Serine-type d-ala-d-ala carboxypeptidase

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serine-type D-Ala-D-Ala carboxypeptidase

(Science: enzyme) Cleaves between d-ala residues of bacterial cell wall peptidoglycan; also catalyses transpeptidation of peptidyl-alanyl moieties that are n-acyl substituents of d-alanine

Registry number: EC 3.4.16.4

Synonym: ala-ala carboxypeptidase, serine-type, dd-peptidase, d-alanyl-d-alanine-carboxypeptidase