DISEASES

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Literature on CPA6

CPA6 [ENSP00000297770]

Carboxypeptidase A6; May be involved in the proteolytic inactivation of enkephalins and neurotensin in some brain areas. May convert inactive angiotensin I into the biologically active angiotensin II. Releases a C-terminal amino acid, with preference for large hydrophobic C-terminal amino acids and shows only very weak activity toward small amino acids and histidine; M14 carboxypeptidases

Synonyms:  CPA6,  CPA6p,  hCPA6,  F8WAH2,  Q8N4T0 ...

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