3.4.23.25: Saccharopepsin

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

Reaction

Hydrolysis of proteins with broad specificity for peptide bonds. Cleaves -Leu-Leu-/-Val-Tyr bond in a synthetic substrate. Does not act on esters of Tyr or Arg =

Synonyms

Acid protease, Aspartate protease, Aspartic proteinase, Aspartic proteinase yscA, EC 3.4.23.6, EC 3.4.23.8, Pep4, PEP4 gene product, Pep4p, Pep4p vacuolar proteinase, pepsin-like aspartic proteinase, PRA, preproPrA, proPrA, Protease A, Proteinase A, proteinase A precursor, Proteinase yscA, Proteinase, yeast A, proteinase-A, pseudo-proteinase A, Saccharomyces aspartic proteinase, Saccharomyces cerevisiae aspartic proteinase A, saccharopepsin, vacuolar aspartic proteinase, yeast aspartic proteinase A, Yeast endopeptidase A, yeast proteinase, Yeast proteinase A

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.25 Saccharopepsin