Descriptor English: Exopeptidases
Descriptor Spanish: Exopeptidasas
Descriptor exopeptidasas
Entry term(s) exoproteasas
Scope note: Subclase de las PÉPTIDO HIDROLASAS que actúan sólo en la proximidad de los extremos de las cadenas polipeptídicas. Las exopeptidasas están subdivididas en AMINOPEPTIDASAS, EC 3.4.11; DIPEPTIDASAS, EC 3.4.13; DIPEPTIDIL PEPTIDASAS y tripeptidil peptidasas, EC 3.4.14; peptidil-dipeptidasas, EC 3.4.15; CARBOXIPEPTIDASAS, EC 3.4.16- EC 3.4.18 y omega peptidasas, EC 3.4.19. EC 3.4.-.
Descriptor Portuguese: Exopeptidases
Descriptor French: Exopeptidases
Entry term(s): Exopeptidase
Tree number(s): D08.811.277.656.350
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A sub-class of PEPTIDE HYDROLASES that act only near the ends of polypeptide chains.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
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
Entry Combination: antagonists & inhibitors:Protease Inhibitors
Registry Number: EC 3.4.-
Previous Indexing: Peptide Hydrolases (1977-1999)
Public MeSH Note: 2000; EXOPROTEASES (now EXOPEPTIDASES) was indexed under PEPTIDE HYDROLASES 1977-1999
History Note: 2000; use EXOPEPTIDASES (NM) 1977-1999
DeCS ID: 34447
Unique ID: D020689
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Date Established: 2000/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/11/03
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Exopeptidases - Preferred
Concept UI M0079942
Scope note A sub-class of PEPTIDE HYDROLASES that act only near the ends of polypeptide chains.
Preferred term Exopeptidases
Entry term(s) Exopeptidase

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