3.4.23.17: Pro-opiomelanocortin converting enzyme

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Reaction

Cleavage at paired basic residues in certain prohormones, either between them, or on the carboxyl side =

Synonyms

EC 3.4.99.38, More, PCE, Pro-opiomelanocortin-converting enzyme, Prohormone converting enzyme, Proopiomelanocortin proteinase, Proteinase, proopiomelanocortin, yapsin A

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.17 Pro-opiomelanocortin converting enzyme