serine hydrolase activity

id: GO:0017171
name: serine hydrolase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the hydrolysis of a substrate by a catalytic mechanism that involves a catalytic triad consisting of a serine nucleophile that is activated by a proton relay involving an acidic residue (e.g. aspartate or glutamate) and a basic residue (usually histidine).

Child Functions

GO:0008236serine-type peptidase activity

Parent Functions

GO:0016787hydrolase activity