dipeptidase


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dipeptidase

[dī′pep·tə‚dās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that hydrolyzes a dipeptide.
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After that analysis, we determined the relative quantification of the trypsin, bile salt depending lipase, amylase and cytosolic non-specific dipeptidase using the EF1 as reference gene and we observed the following.
Abbreviations SPMs: Specialized proresolving lipid mediators DHA: Docosahexaenoic acid PMNs: Polymorphonuclear leukocytes Ri: Resolution interval EPA: Eicosapntemacnioc acid MCTR: Maresin conjugate in tissue regeneration sEH: Soluble epoxide hydrolase 12-LOX: 12-Lipoxygenase LTC4S: Leukotriene C4 synthase GSTM4: Glutathione S-transferase MU 4 GGT: Gamma-glutamyltransferase DPEP: Dipeptidase NF-[kappa]B : Nuclear factor kappa B PDGF: Platelet-derived growth factor TGF-[beta]1: Transforming growth factor [beta]1 TRPV1: Transient receptor potential V1.
PCE conjugation with GSH (Figure 1, right) in the liver or kidney forms trichlorovinyl glutathione (TCVG), which is further processed by [gamma]-glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT) and cysteinylglycine dipeptidase (DP) in the kidney, forming the cysteine conjugate S-trichlorovinyl-L-cysteine (TCVC).
The inhibitory effect of dipeptides could result from alteration in the transport mechanism, in membrane structure, or in dipeptidase production.
DPEP1 (dipeptidase 1) was the only protein isolated in all healthy subjects while it was not detected in FSGS patient samples at all.
Acting in concert with perinuclear membrane 5,-lipoxygenase- (5-LO-) activating protein (FLAP), arachidonate is oxygenated by 5-LO to [LTA.sub.4], which undergoes sequential conversion to [LTC.sub.4], [LTD.sub.4], and [LTE.sub.4] mediated by the enzymes [LTC.sub.4] synthase, y-glutamyl leukotrienase, and [LTD.sub.4] dipeptidase, respectively [1-3].
Genes for sports doping and physiologic response Gene/Product System/ target Gene product Physiologic tissue properties response ACE Skeletal Peptidyl ACE-I seems to muscles dipeptidase correlate with enduranceACE-D in?volved in sprint and powers ACTN2,3 Muscular system Actin-binding Involved in fast prote?ins related twitch muscles to dystrophin Endorphins, Central and Widely active Pain modulation.
In order to give characteristic of the fermentative activity of the intestine the activity of dipeptidase, amylase, invertase and alkaline phosphatase in the homogenate of the intestine mucosa was studied under the effect of pesticide decis.
Sequence, purification, and cloning of an intracellular serine protease, quiescent cell proline dipeptidase. J Biol Chem 1999;274:34053-8.
Kinetic investigation of human dipeptidyl peptidase II (DPPII)-mediated hydrolysis of dipeptide derivatives and its identification as quiescent cell proline dipeptidase (QPP)/dipeptidyl peptidase 7 (DPP7).
Jansman (1993) avalia que os taninos inibem enzimas como tripsina, quimiotripsina, [alpha]-amilase, dipeptidase, [alpha]-glucosidase, vitaminas como A, [B.sub.1], [B.sub.12] e ferro.
Ledig et al., "Sequence identification and characterization of human carnosinase and a closely related non-specific dipeptidase," The Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.