Xaa-Trp aminopeptidase

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Release of a variety of N-terminal residues (especially glutamate and leucine) from peptides, provided tryptophan (or at least phenylalanine or tyrosine) is the penultimate residue. Also acts on Glu-/-Trp, Leu-/-Trp and a number of other dipeptides =


aminopeptidase W, aminopeptidase X-Trp


     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.11 Aminopeptidases
       Xaa-Trp aminopeptidase