penicillin amidase
Enzyme information
Common names
penicillin amidase
penicillin acylase
benzylpenicillin acylase
novozym 217
semacylase
alpha-acylamino-beta-lactam acylhydrolase
ampicillin acylase
3.5.1.11
EC Number
3.5.1.11
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Reactions
H2O + Penicillin = Carboxylate + 6-Aminopenicillanate
H2O + Penicillin G = 6-Aminopenicillanate + Phenylacetic acid