EC 3.4.17.6     
Accepted name: alanine carboxypeptidase
Reaction: Release of a C-terminal alanine from a peptide or a variety of pteroyl or acyl groups
Other name(s): N-benzoyl-L-alanine-amidohydrolase
Comments: From soil bacteria. The enzyme from Corynebacterium equi also hydrolyses N-benzoylglycine and N-benzoyl-L-aminobutyric acid.
References:
1.  Levy, C.C. and Goldman, P. Bacterial peptidases. J. Biol. Chem. 244 (1969) 4467–4472. [PMID: 5806587]
2.  Miyagawa, E., Takahiro, H. and Yoshinobu, M. Purification and properties of N-benzoyl-L-alanine amidohydrolase from Corynebacterium equii. Agric. Biol. Chem. 50 (1986) 1527–1531.
[EC 3.4.17.6 created 1972 as EC 3.4.12.11, transferred 1978 to EC 3.4.17.6]