metallocarboxypeptidase activity

id: GO:0004181
name: metallocarboxypeptidase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the hydrolysis of C-terminal amino acid residues from a polypeptide chain by a mechanism in which water acts as a nucleophile, one or two metal ions hold the water molecule in place, and charged amino acid side chains are ligands for the metal ions.

Child Functions

GO:0009046zinc D-Ala-D-Ala carboxypeptidase activity

Parent Functions

GO:0004180carboxypeptidase activity
GO:0008235metalloexopeptidase activity