agmatinase activity

Known as: SpeB, agmatine ureohydrolase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: agmatine + H(2)O = putrescine + urea. [EC:3.5.3.11, RHEA:13932]
National Institutes of Health

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2006
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2006
The globally disseminated Streptococcus pyogenes M1T1 clone causes a number of highly invasive human diseases. The transition… (More)
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2005
2005
The Gram-positive pathogen Streptococcus pyogenes secretes proteins through the ExPortal, a unique single microdomain of the… (More)
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2004
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2004
A globally disseminated strain of M1T1 group A Streptococcus (GAS) has been associated with severe infections in humans including… (More)
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2002
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2002
Recent work from several laboratories has demonstrated that proteolytic mechanisms significantly contribute to the molecular… (More)
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2001
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2001
Adaptive responses of bacteria that involve sensing the presence of other bacteria are often critical for proliferation and the… (More)
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2001
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2001
Streptococcus pyogenes is an important human pathogen that selectively interacts with proteins involved in the humoral defense… (More)
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2001
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2001
Streptococcus pyogenes secretes a specific immunoglobulin G (IgG)-protease, SpeB, as well as the IgG glycan-hydrolyzing enzyme… (More)
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2000
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2000
The relatedness of group A streptococcal (GAS) strains isolated from 35 Canadian patients with invasive disease of different… (More)
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2000
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2000
The streptococcal cysteine protease (SpeB) is one of the major virulence factors produced by group A streptococci (GAS). In this… (More)
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1999
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1999
Certain Tn916 insertions in the chromosome of an M1-type, nonmucoid Streptococcus pyogenes isolate (MGAS166) were previously… (More)
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