ENZYME entry: EC 3.4.23.17

Accepted Name
Pro-opiomelanocortin converting enzyme.
Alternative Name(s)
Prohormone converting enzyme.
Reaction catalysed
Cleavage at paired basic residues in certain prohormones, either between them, or on the carboxyl side
Comment(s)
  • A 70 kDa membrane-bound enzyme isolated from cattle pituitary secretory vesicle.
  • Formerly EC 3.4.99.38.
Cross-references
BRENDA3.4.23.17
EC2PDB3.4.23.17
ExplorEnz3.4.23.17
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles3.4.23.17
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature3.4.23.17
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature3.4.23.17
IntEnz3.4.23.17
MEDLINEFind literature relating to 3.4.23.17
MetaCyc3.4.23.17

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