3.4.22.B65: cathepsin P

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


Hydrolysis of proteins with restricted preference for substrates containing hydrophobic amino acids. Efficiently cleaves -Glu-Ile-Phe-/-Val-Phe-Lys-Gln-. Involved in the processing of endoplasmic proteins =


     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.22 Cysteine endopeptidases
                3.4.22.B65 cathepsin P