dipeptidase


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dipeptidase

[dī′pep·tə‚dās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that hydrolyzes a dipeptide.
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Vesicular localization and characterization of a novel post-proline-cleaving aminodipeptidase, quiescent cell proline dipeptidase.
Every time of investigations the studied and control animals were killed and there was measured activity of enzymes invertase, amylase, dipeptidase and alkaline phosphatase in the homogenate of the mucosa of the proximal and distal parts of intestine.
Likewise, two spots for the Xaa-His dipeptidase were detected in rhodomyrtone-treated cells, one of which is most likely a degradation product.
Interestingly, CCCTCbinding factor (CTCF) and Dipeptidase 1 (DPEP1), both candidate tumor-suppressor genes, were found to have decreased expression in LCIS versus normal breast lobules.
Protein content and dipeptidase activity of normal and cobalt-treated embryos of Limnaea palustris.
9) [two loci, one scorable]; a dipeptidase using L-leucyl-DL-alanine as substrate, EC 3.
ACE is a peptidyl dipeptidase that catalyzes the conversion of angiotensin I to the vasoconstrictor substance, angiotensin II.
1 Dipeptidase DPEP1 NM_214108 Epoxide hydrolase NM_214355 EPHX1 Liver expressed NM_213788 antimicrobial peptide 2 LEAP2 Arginine rich antibacterial NM_214355.
Piperine also stimulated Leucine amino peptidase and Glycyl-glycine dipeptidase activity, due to the alteration in enzyme kinetics.
We cannot rule out that the tag may interfere with N-terminal degradation of NT-proBNP, since it has been reported to be susceptible to the action of dipeptidyl dipeptidase (21).
In this study, 10 assembled sequences were matched with sequences for proteolytic enzymes such as protease, dipeptidase and chitin deacetylase.
1993) found a high frequency of the PEPA-2a allele of the nuclear-encoded dipeptidase (PEPA-2) locus among king mackerel from the western and northwestern Gulf, whereas a high frequency of the PEPA-2b allele occurred among king mackerel from the Atlantic and northeastern Gulf.