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Descriptor English: Carboxypeptidase B
Descriptor Spanish: Carboxipeptidasa B
Descriptor Portuguese: Carboxipeptidase B
Descriptor French: Carboxypeptidase B
Entry term(s): Procarboxypeptidase B
Protaminase
Tree number(s): D08.811.277.656.350.245.083
D08.811.277.656.350.555.200
D08.811.277.656.675.555.200
D08.811.277.656.837.061
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D043424
Scope note: A ZINC-dependent carboxypeptidase primary found in the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM. The enzyme catalyzes the preferential cleavage of a C-terminal peptidyl-L-lysine or arginine. It was formerly classified as EC 3.4.2.2 and EC 3.4.12.3.
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 3.4.17.2
Previous Indexing: Carboxypeptidases (1974-2003)
Public MeSH Note: 2004; CARBOXYPEPTIDASE B was indexed under CARBOXYPEPTIDASES 1974-2003; PROCARBOXYPEPTIDASE B was indexed under CARBOXYPEPTIDASES & ENZYME PRECURSORS 1985-2003
History Note: 2004; use CARBOXYPEPTIDASE B (NM) 1980-2003; for PROCARBOXYPEPTIDASE B use CARBOXYPEPTIDASE B (NM) 1985-2003
DeCS ID: 38174
Unique ID: D043424
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2004/01/01
Date of Entry: 2003/07/09
Revision Date: 2004/07/19
Carboxypeptidase B - Preferred
Concept UI M0072754
Scope note A ZINC-dependent carboxypeptidase primary found in the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM. The enzyme catalyzes the preferential cleavage of a C-terminal peptidyl-L-lysine or arginine. It was formerly classified as EC 3.4.2.2 and EC 3.4.12.3.
Preferred term Carboxypeptidase B
Entry term(s) Protaminase
Procarboxypeptidase B - Narrower
Concept UI M0129225
Preferred term Procarboxypeptidase B



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