3.4.22.33: Fruit bromelain

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Reaction

Hydrolysis of proteins with broad specificity for peptide bonds. Bz-Phe-Val-Arg-/-NHMec is a good synthetic substrate, but there is no action on Z-Arg-Arg-NHMec (c.f. stem bromelain) =

Synonyms

Ananase, Bromelain, bromelain A, bromelain B, Bromelain, juice, Bromelase, Bromelin, EC 3.4.22.4, EC 3.4.22.5, Extranase, fastuosain, Fruit bromelain, Fruit bromelain FA2, Juice bromelain, More, Pinase, Traumanase

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.22 Cysteine endopeptidases
                3.4.22.33 Fruit bromelain