ubiquitin thiolesterase activity

id: GO:0004221
name: ubiquitin thiolesterase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the reaction: ubiquitin C-terminal thiolester + H2O = ubiquitin + a thiol. Hydrolysis of esters, including those formed between thiols such as dithiothreitol or glutathione and the C-terminal glycine residue of the polypeptide ubiquitin, and AMP-ubiquitin.

Parent Functions

GO:0016790thiolester hydrolase activity