3.4.24.34: neutrophil collagenase

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

Reaction

Cleavage of interstitial collagens in the triple helical domain. Unlike EC 3.4.24.7, interstitial collagenase, this enzyme cleaves type III collagen additional information slowly than type I =

Synonyms

collagenase-2, collagenases-8, EC 3.4.24.7, HNC, human neutrophil collagenase, matrix metalloproteinase, Matrix metalloproteinase 8, Matrix metalloproteinase-8, metalloproteinase-8, MetMMP-8, MMP-7, MMP-8, MMP8, neutrophil collagenase, neutrophil collagenase MMP-8, neutrophil interstitial collagenase, PheMMP-8, PMNL collagenase, PMNL-CL, polymorphonuclear leukocyte collagenase, whMMP-8

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.24 Metalloendopeptidases
                3.4.24.34 neutrophil collagenase