Also acts, more slowly, on N-benzyloxycarbonylalanine, but not on the corresponding derivatives of other amino acids or on N-benzyloxycarbonylpeptides. Requires Co2+ or Zn2+. cf. EC 188.8.131.52, Nalpha-benzyloxycarbonylleucine hydrolase.
EC 184.108.40.206 created 1989
Murao, S., Matsumura, E. and Kawano, T. Isolation and characterization of a novel enzyme, N
alpha-benzyloxycarbonyl amino acid urethane hydrolase, from Streptococcus faecalis R ATCC 8043.