3.4.23.45: memapsin 1

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

Reaction

broad endopeptidase specificity. Cleaves Glu-Val-Asn-Leu-/-Asp-Ala-Glu-Phe in the Swedish variant of Alzheimer's amyloid precursor protein =

Synonyms

aspartic protease BACE2, BACE 2, BACE-1 homologue, BACE-2, BACE2, beta site APP cleaving enzyme, beta-secretase, beta-secretase 2, beta-site Alzheimer's amyloid precurser protein cleaving enzyme 2, beta-site amyloid precursor protein cleaving enzyme 2, beta-site amyloid precursor protein-cleaving enzyme 2, beta-site APP cleaving enzyme, beta-site APP-cleaving enzyme 2, down region aspartic protease, DRAP, memapsin-1, memapsin1, membrane aspartic protease of the pepsin family, More, protease ASP1, theta-secretase

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.45 memapsin 1