Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0071972 - peptidoglycan L,D-transpeptidase activity

Definition: Catalysis of the reaction: 2 a peptidoglycan dimer (tetrapeptide) + 3 H2O = a peptidoglycan tetramer with L,D cross-links (L-Lys-D-Asn-L-Lys) + di-trans,poly-cis-undecaprenyl diphosphate + 4 D-alanine.

Parent Classes:
GO:0004185 - serine-type carboxypeptidase activity

Term Members:
cell shape; peptidoglycan synthetase; penicillin-binding protein 2 (mrdA) ,
L,D-transpeptidase LdtE ,
L,D-transpeptidase LdtD ,
L,D-transpeptidase YbiS (ldtB) ,
L,D-transpeptidase YcfS (ldtC) ,
L,D-transpeptidase ErfK (ldtA)

Unification Links: GO:0071972 , MetaCyc:RXN-11349

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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