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faah-1  -  Protein FAAH-1

Caenorhabditis elegans

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Disease relevance of amidase

  • The primary structure of Endo-A exhibited significant homology with FO1F.10 gene product from Caenorhabditis elegans and weak homology with peptide-N4-(N-acetyl-beta-D-glucosaminyl)asparagine amidase from Flavobacterium meningosepticum and chitinase from Streptomyces olivaceoviridis [1].


  1. Cloning, sequencing, and expression of Arthrobacter protophormiae endo-beta-N-acetylglucosaminidase in Escherichia coli. Takegawa, K., Yamabe, K., Fujita, K., Tabuchi, M., Mita, M., Izu, H., Watanabe, A., Asada, Y., Sano, M., Kondo, A., Kato, I., Iwahara, S. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. (1997) [Pubmed]
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