3.4.23.41: yapsin 1

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about yapsin 1, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

hydrolyses various precursor proteins with Arg or Lys in P1, and commonly Arg or Lys also in P2. The P3 amino acid is usually non-polar, but otherwise additional basic amino acids are favourable in both non-prime and prime positions =

Synonyms

aspartic protease yapsin I, aspartic proteinase 3, More, opsA, Yap3 gene product, yeast aspartic protease, yeast aspartic protease 3, YPS1, YPS7

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.41 yapsin 1