Intracellular proteolytic enzymes of animal tissues, such as cathepsin B, a lysosomal thiol proteinase, C, dipeptidyl peptidase, D, that has pepsin like specificity, G, similar to chymotrypsin, H, that possesses aminopeptidase activity, N, that attacks N terminal peptides of collagen and so on.

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(11 Mar 2008)

cathectic, cathenamine reductase, C A Theodor Billroth < Prev | Next > cathepsin b, cathepsin d, cathepsins

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