3.4.22.61: caspase-8

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about caspase-8, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

strict requirement for Asp at position P1 and has a preferred cleavage sequence of (Leu/Asp/Val)-Glu-Thr-Asp-/-(Gly/Ser/Ala) =

Synonyms

apoptotic cysteine protease, apoptotic protease Mch-5, C14.004, CAP4, Casp8, caspase 8, caspase-8, cysteine aspartic acid protease 8, cysteine aspartic acid-specific protease, cysteine protease caspase-8, FADD-homologous ICE/CED-3-like protease, FADD-like ICE, FLICE, FLICE/MACH, ICE-like apoptotic protease 5, MACH, Mch5, More, MORT1-associated CED-3 homolog

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.22 Cysteine endopeptidases
                3.4.22.61 caspase-8