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GCG1 / YER163C Sequence

Sequences and genome annotation information for Reference Strain S288C and a select set of Alternative References.


Protein Product
gamma-glutamylcyclotransferase
Feature Type
ORF , Verified
Description
Gamma-glutamyl cyclotransferase; cleaves the gamma-glutamyl bond of glutathione to yield 5-oxoproline and a Cys-Gly dipeptide; similar to mammalian pro-apoptotic protein ChaC1; expression of mouse ChaC1 in yeast increases apoptosis; green fluorescent protein (GFP)-fusion protein localizes to the cytoplasm and nucleus; periodically expressed during the metabolic cycle 1 2 3
EC Number
4.3.2.7

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