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Descriptor English: Carboxypeptidase H
Descriptor Spanish: Carboxipeptidasa H
Descriptor Portuguese: Carboxipeptidase H
Descriptor French: Carboxypeptidase H
Entry term(s): Carboxypeptidase E
Carboxypeptidase, Enkephalin-Forming
Carboxypeptidase, Enkephalin-Synthesizing
Convertase, Enkephalin
Enkephalin Convertase
Enkephalin Forming Carboxypeptidase
Enkephalin Synthesizing Carboxypeptidase
Enkephalin-Forming Carboxypeptidase
Enkephalin-Synthesizing Carboxypeptidase
Tree number(s): D08.811.277.656.350.245.167
D08.811.277.656.350.555.250
D08.811.277.656.675.555.250
D08.811.277.656.837.124
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D043423
Scope note: A ZINC-containing exopeptidase primarily found in SECRETORY VESICLES of endocrine and neuroendocrine cells. It catalyzes the cleavage of C-terminal ARGININE or LYSINE residues from polypeptides and is active in processing precursors of PEPTIDE HORMONES and other bioactive peptides.
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 3.4.17.10
Previous Indexing: Carboxypeptidases (1982-2003)
Public MeSH Note: 2004; CARBOXYPETIDASE H was indexed under CARBOXYPEPTIDASES 1982-2003
History Note: 2004; use CARBOXYPEPTIDASE H (NM) 1982-2003
DeCS ID: 38175
Unique ID: D043423
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: 2013/07/09
Carboxypeptidase H - Preferred
Concept UI M0108540
Scope note A ZINC-containing exopeptidase primarily found in SECRETORY VESICLES of endocrine and neuroendocrine cells. It catalyzes the cleavage of C-terminal ARGININE or LYSINE residues from polypeptides and is active in processing precursors of PEPTIDE HORMONES and other bioactive peptides.
Preferred term Carboxypeptidase H
Entry term(s) Carboxypeptidase E
Carboxypeptidase, Enkephalin-Forming
Carboxypeptidase, Enkephalin-Synthesizing
Convertase, Enkephalin
Enkephalin Convertase
Enkephalin Forming Carboxypeptidase
Enkephalin Synthesizing Carboxypeptidase
Enkephalin-Forming Carboxypeptidase
Enkephalin-Synthesizing Carboxypeptidase



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