EC 18.104.22.168 - Carboxypeptidase B
IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
tissue carboxypeptidase B
- Preferential release of a C-terminal lysine or arginine amino acid.
A zinc enzyme formed from procarboxypeptidase B. Isolated from cattle, pig and dogfish pancreas and other sources, including skin fibroblasts  and adrenal medulla . In peptidase family M14 (carboxypeptidase A family). Formerly EC 22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199.
Links to other databases
Carboxypeptidase B (porcine pancreas).Methods Enzymol. 19: 504-508 (1970).
Human carboxypeptidase B. II. Purification of the enzyme from pancreatic tissue and comparison with the enzymes present in pancreatic secretion.Biochim. Biophys. Acta 452: 468-481 (1976). [PMID: 1009123]
Carboxypeptidase B activity of cultured skin fibroblasts and relationship to cystic fibrosis.Clin. Chim. Acta 97: 39-43 (1979). [PMID: 40714]
Carboxypeptidase B activity from adrenal medulla. Is it involved in the processing of proenkephalin?Life Sci. 31: 1793-1796 (1982). [PMID: 6130442]
[EC 188.8.131.52 created 1961 as EC 184.108.40.206, transferred 1972 to EC 220.127.116.11, transferred 1978 to EC 18.104.22.168]