CHB_HEXPutative carbohydrate binding domain
|SMART accession number:||SM01081|
|Description:||This domain represents the N terminal domain in chitobiases and beta-hexosaminidases EC:126.96.36.199. It is composed of a beta sandwich structure that is similar in structure to the cellulose binding domain of cellulase from Cellulomonas fimi (PUBMED:8673609). This suggests that this may be a carbohydrate binding domain.|
|Interpro abstract (IPR004866):|
This domain is found in the N terminus of chitobiases and beta-hexosaminidases. It is composed of a beta sandwich structure that is similar in structure to the cellulose binding domain of cellulase from Cellulomonas fimi [(PUBMED:8673609)], suggesting that it may function as a carbohydrate-binding domain.
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