3.4.23.39: plasmepsin II

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

Reaction

Hydrolysis of the bonds linking certain hydrophobic residues in hemoglobin or globin. Also cleaves the small molecule substrates such as Ala-Leu-Glu-Arg-Thr-Phe!Phe(NO2)-Ser-Phe-Pro-Thr =

Synonyms

AH II, aspartic hemoglobinase II, malarial aspartic protease, PFAPD, pfpm2, plasmepsin 2, plasmepsin II, PLm II, PLMII, PM II, PMII, PSM2

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.39 plasmepsin II