3.4.23.5: cathepsin D

This is an abbreviated version!
For detailed information about cathepsin D, go to the full flat file.

Word Map on EC 3.4.23.5

Reaction

Specificity similar to, but narrower than, that of pepsin A. Does not cleave the Gln4-His bond in B chain of insulin =

Synonyms

Proteinase A, EC 3.4.4.23, PCD, CapD, cathepsin D, BmCatD, CatD, proCDrec, CTSD, Pep4p, CAD 2, cathepsin D-like proteinase, CAD 3, CAD 1, cathepsin D1, cathepsin D2, cath-D, cathD, pro-cathepsin, pro-CD, CAT-D, pro-cathepsin D, Cat D, matCTSD, proCTSD, Cath D, preproCatD, proCat, pro-CtsD, CD1

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.4 Acting on peptide bonds (peptidases)
             3.4.23 Aspartic endopeptidases
                3.4.23.5 cathepsin D