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Descriptor English: N-Acetylmuramoyl-L-alanine Amidase
Descriptor Spanish: N-Acetil Muramoil-L-Alanina Amidasa
Descriptor Portuguese: N-Acetil-Muramil-L-Alanina Amidase
Descriptor French: N-acetylmuramoyl-l-alanine amidase
Entry term(s): Amidase, N-Acetylmuramoyl-L-alanine
Amidohydrolase, Mucopeptide
Autolysin
Endolysin, T7
Hydrolase, Murein
Hydrolase, Peptidoglycan
LE Enzyme
LE-Enzyme
Lysozyme, T7
Mucopeptide Amidohydrolase
Murein Hydrolase
N Acetylmuramoyl L alanine Amidase
Peptidoglycan Hydrolase
T7 Endolysin
T7 Lysozyme
Tree number(s): D08.811.277.087.030
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009238
Scope note: An autolytic enzyme bound to the surface of bacterial cell walls. It catalyzes the hydrolysis of the link between N-acetylmuramoyl residues and L-amino acid residues in certain cell wall glycopeptides, particularly peptidoglycan. EC 3.5.1.28.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Registry Number: EC 3.5.1.28
CAS Type 1 Name: Peptidoglycan amidohydrolase
Previous Indexing: Alanine (1966-1978)
Amidohydrolases (1966-1978)
Muramic Acids (1973-1978)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under AMIDOHYDROLASES 1979-90
History Note: 91(79); was see under AMIDOHYDROLASES 1979-90
DeCS ID: 9431
Unique ID: D009238
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/05/16
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
N-Acetylmuramoyl-L-alanine Amidase - Preferred
Concept UI M0014392
Scope note An autolytic enzyme bound to the surface of bacterial cell walls. It catalyzes the hydrolysis of the link between N-acetylmuramoyl residues and L-amino acid residues in certain cell wall glycopeptides, particularly peptidoglycan. EC 3.5.1.28.
Preferred term N-Acetylmuramoyl-L-alanine Amidase
Entry term(s) Amidase, N-Acetylmuramoyl-L-alanine
Amidohydrolase, Mucopeptide
Hydrolase, Murein
Hydrolase, Peptidoglycan
LE Enzyme
LE-Enzyme
Mucopeptide Amidohydrolase
Murein Hydrolase
N Acetylmuramoyl L alanine Amidase
Peptidoglycan Hydrolase
T7 Lysozyme - Narrower
Concept UI M0014394
Preferred term T7 Lysozyme
Entry term(s) Lysozyme, T7
T7 Endolysin - Narrower
Concept UI M0014393
Preferred term T7 Endolysin
Entry term(s) Endolysin, T7
Autolysin - Broader
Concept UI M0014391
Preferred term Autolysin



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