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peptide deformylase activity

Known as: PDF activity, formyl-L-methionyl peptide amidohydrolase activity, polypeptide deformylase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: formyl-L-methionyl peptide + H2O = formate + methionyl peptide. [EC:3.5.1.88, GOC:jl]
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2010
2010
The emergence of multi-drug-resistant strains of Staphylococcus epidermidis emphasizes the need to develop new antibiotics. The… 
2003
2003
Recently we investigated the influence of classical and emerging antibiotics on the proteome of Bacillus subtilis including in… 
2002
2002
La presente invention concerne le N-[1-oxo-2-alkyl-3-(N-hydroxyformamido)-propyl]-(carbonylamino-aryl ou heteroaryl)-azacyclo 4-7… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Previous work indicated that peptide deformylase behaves as a metalloenzyme since the Escherichia coli enzyme was shown to… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Overexpression of the fms gene, the first translation unit of a dicistronic operon that also encodes methionyl-tRNA(fMet…