metalloexopeptidase activity

id: GO:0008235
name: metalloexopeptidase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the hydrolysis of a peptide bond not more than three residues from the N- or C-terminus of 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:0004181metallocarboxypeptidase activity
GO:0070006metalloaminopeptidase activity
GO:0070573metallodipeptidase activity

Parent Functions

GO:0008237metallopeptidase activity
GO:0008238exopeptidase activity