3.4.23.12: nepenthesin

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

Reaction

Similar to pepsin, but also cleaves on either side of Asp and at Lys-/-Arg =

Synonyms

EC 3.4.99.4, More, nepenthacin, nepenthasin;aspartyl endopeptidase, nepenthes aspartic protease, Nepenthesin, nepenthesin I, nepenthesin IIa, nepenthesin IIb, proteinase, nepenthes acid

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.12 nepenthesin