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Peptide Hydrolases

Hydrolases that specifically cleave the peptide bonds found in PROTEINS and PEPTIDES. Examples of sub-subclasses for this group include EXOPEPTIDASES and ENDOPEPTIDASES.

Year introduced: 1966

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Tree Number(s): D08.811.277.656

MeSH Unique ID: D010447

Registry Number: EC 3.4.-

Entry Terms:

  • Peptidase
  • Peptide Hydrolase
  • Hydrolase, Peptide
  • Protease
  • Esteroproteases
  • Peptidases
  • Proteases
  • Proteinases
  • Proteolytic Enzymes
  • Proteolytic Enzyme
  • Enzyme, Proteolytic
  • Proteinase

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