3.4.23.22: Endothiapepsin

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

Reaction

hydrolysis of proteins with specificity similar to that of pepsin A; prefers hydrophobic residues at P1 and P1', but does not cleave Ala14-Leu in the B chain of insulin or Z-Glu-Tyr. Clots milk =

Synonyms

Aspartate protease, Aspartic proteinase, EC 3.4.23.10, EC 3.4.23.6, Endothia acid proteinase, Endothia aspartic proteinase, Endothia parasitica acid proteinase, Endothia parasitica aspartic proteinase, Proteinase, Endothia aspartic

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.22 Endothiapepsin