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Descriptor English: Proprotein Convertases
Descriptor Spanish: Proproteína Convertasas
Descriptor Portuguese: Pró-Proteína Convertases
Descriptor French: Proprotein convertases
Entry term(s): Convertase, POMC
Convertase, Prohormone
Convertase, Proopiomelanocortin
Convertase, Proprotein
Convertases, Prohormone
Convertases, Proprotein
Convertases, Subtilisin-Like Proprotein
Converting Enzyme, Pro-Opiocortin
Converting Enzyme, Pro-Opiomelanocortin
Converting Protease, Pro-Opiocortin
POMC Convertase
POMC Converting Enzyme
POMC Enzyme
POMC-Converting Enzyme
Pro Opiocortin Converting Enzyme
Pro Opiocortin Converting Protease
Pro Opiomelanocortin Converting Enzyme
Pro-Opiocortin Converting Enzyme
Pro-Opiocortin Converting Protease
Pro-Opiomelanocortin Converting Enzyme
Prohormone Convertase
Prohormone Convertases
Proopiomelanocortin Convertase
Proprotein Convertase
Proprotein Convertase, Subtilisin Kexin Family
Proprotein Convertase, Subtilisin-Kexin Family
Proprotein Convertases, Subtilisin Kexin Family
Proprotein Convertases, Subtilisin-Kexin Family
Proprotein Convertases, Subtilisin-Like
Subtilisin Like Proprotein Convertases
Subtilisin-Like Proprotein Convertases
Tree number(s): D08.811.277.656.837
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D043484
Scope note: Proteolytic enzymes that are involved in the conversion of protein precursors such as peptide prohormones into PEPTIDE HORMONES. Some are ENDOPEPTIDASES, some are EXOPEPTIDASES.
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 3.4.21.-
Previous Indexing: Aspartic Endopeptidases (1994-2003)
Peptide Peptidohydrolases (1982-1993)
Subtilisins (2002-2003)
Public MeSH Note: 2004; PROPROTEIN COVERTASES was indexed under SUBSTILISINS 2002-2003; PRO-OPIOMELANOCORTIN CONVERTING ENZYME was indexed under ASPARTIC ENDOPEPTIDASES 1994-2003, under PEPTIDE PEPTIDOHYDROLASES 1982-1993
History Note: 2004; use PROPROTEIN CONVERTASES (NM) 2002-2003; for PRO-OPIOMELANOCORTIN CONVERTING ENZYME use PROPROTEIN CONVERTASES (NM) 1982-2003
DeCS ID: 38179
Unique ID: D043484
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2004/01/01
Date of Entry: 2003/07/22
Revision Date: 2016/06/30
Proprotein Convertases - Preferred
Concept UI M0449043
Scope note Proteolytic enzymes that are involved in the conversion of protein precursors such as peptide prohormones into PEPTIDE HORMONES. Some are ENDOPEPTIDASES, some are EXOPEPTIDASES.
Preferred term Proprotein Convertases
Entry term(s) Convertase, Proprotein
Convertases, Proprotein
Proprotein Convertase
Prohormone Convertases - Narrower
Concept UI M0449281
Preferred term Prohormone Convertases
Entry term(s) Convertase, Prohormone
Convertases, Prohormone
Prohormone Convertase
Proprotein Convertases, Subtilisin-Kexin Family - Narrower
Concept UI M000614710
Preferred term Proprotein Convertases, Subtilisin-Kexin Family
Entry term(s) Proprotein Convertase, Subtilisin Kexin Family
Proprotein Convertase, Subtilisin-Kexin Family
Proprotein Convertases, Subtilisin Kexin Family
Subtilisin-Like Proprotein Convertases - Narrower
Concept UI M0449282
Preferred term Subtilisin-Like Proprotein Convertases
Entry term(s) Convertases, Subtilisin-Like Proprotein
Proprotein Convertases, Subtilisin-Like
Subtilisin Like Proprotein Convertases
Pro-Opiomelanocortin Converting Enzyme - Narrower
Concept UI M0103951
Preferred term Pro-Opiomelanocortin Converting Enzyme
Entry term(s) Convertase, POMC
Convertase, Proopiomelanocortin
Converting Enzyme, Pro-Opiocortin
Converting Enzyme, Pro-Opiomelanocortin
Converting Protease, Pro-Opiocortin
POMC Convertase
POMC Converting Enzyme
POMC Enzyme
POMC-Converting Enzyme
Pro Opiocortin Converting Enzyme
Pro Opiocortin Converting Protease
Pro Opiomelanocortin Converting Enzyme
Pro-Opiocortin Converting Enzyme
Pro-Opiocortin Converting Protease
Proopiomelanocortin Convertase



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