Descriptor English: Acrosin
Descriptor Spanish: Acrosina
Descriptor Portuguese: Acrosina
Descriptor French: Acrosine
Entry term(s): Acrosomal proteinase
M beta Acrosin
M beta-Acrosin
beta-Acrosin, M
proteinase, Acrosomal
Tree number(s): D08.811.277.656.300.760.030
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A trypsin-like enzyme of spermatozoa which is not inhibited by alpha 1 antitrypsin.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Registry Number: EC
Previous Indexing: Peptide Peptidohydrolases (1973-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under SERINE PROTEINASES 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under SERINE ENDOPEPTIDASES 1975-90
DeCS ID: 23150
Unique ID: D000176
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Acrosin - Preferred
Concept UI M0000265
Scope note A trypsin-like enzyme of spermatozoa which is not inhibited by alpha 1 antitrypsin.
Preferred term Acrosin
Entry term(s) Acrosomal proteinase
proteinase, Acrosomal
M beta-Acrosin - Narrower
Concept UI M0000266
Preferred term M beta-Acrosin
Entry term(s) M beta Acrosin
beta-Acrosin, M

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