procollagen C-endopeptidasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Cleaves the carboxyl-terminal propeptides from type I pr; in 1996 determined to be identical to bone morphogenetic protein 1

Registry number: EC 3.4.24.19

Synonyms: procollagen c-protease, type I procollagen carboxyl-terminal proteinase, c-proteinase, procollagen, procollagen endopeptidase (carboxy terminal splitting), procollagen c-proteinase, bone morphogenetic protein 1, bone morphogenic protein 1, bmp-1

(26 Jun 1999)