3.4.23.38: plasmepsin I

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

Reaction

hydrolysis of the -Phe33-/-Leu- bond in the alpha-chain of hemoglobin, leading to denaturation of the molecule =

Synonyms

AH I, aspartic hemoglobinase I, malaria aspartic hemoglobinase, PFAPG, PfPM1, plasmepsin I, PLm I, PM I, PMI

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.38 plasmepsin I