Amidohydrolase


Amidohydrolase

Amidohydrolases (or amidases) are a type of hydrolase that acts upon amide bonds.

They are categorized under EC number EC 3.5.1 and 3.5.2.

Examples include:
* Beta-lactamase
* Histone deacetylase
* Urease

ee also

* Aminohydrolases

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