3.4.21.37: leukocyte elastase

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

Reaction

Hydrolysis of proteins, including elastin. Preferential cleavage Val-/- > Ala-/- =

Synonyms

bone marrow serine protease, EC 3.4.21.11, EC 3.4.4.7, ELA2, Elane, elastase, elaszym, granulocyte elastase, H2A specific protease, H2Asp, HLE, HNE, leukocyte elastase, lysosomal elastase, NE, neutrophil elastase, neutrophil-elastase, neutrophil-released elastase, PMN elastase, PMN-elastase, PMNE, polymorphonuclear leukocyte elastase, polymorphonuclear neutrophil elastase, serine elastase

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.21 Serine endopeptidases
                3.4.21.37 leukocyte elastase