prorennin


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prorennin

[prō′ren·ən]
(biochemistry)
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Synthesis of calf prochymosin (prorennin) in Escherichia coli.
In young ruminants, stomach glands are responsible for the secretion of another protein-digesting enzyme, rennin (converted from the zymogen, prorennin).