3.4.18.1: cathepsin X

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about cathepsin X, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

Release of C-terminal amino acid residues with broad specificity, but lacks action on C-terminal proline. Shows weak endopeptidase activity =

Synonyms

acid carboxypeptidase, cathepsin B2, cathepsin IV, cathepsin P, cathepsin X, cathepsin Z, CATX, CTPZ, CTSX, CTSZ, cysteine-type carboxypeptidase, lysosomal carboxypeptidase B, mopre, PoCtX

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.18 Cysteine-type carboxypeptidases
                3.4.18.1 cathepsin X