_EC Carboxypeptidase E. 0 PDB entries  
EC 3.-.-.- Hydrolases. [22,185 PDB entries]
EC 3.4.-.- Acting on peptide bonds (peptide hydrolases). [7,185 PDB entries]
EC 3.4.17.- Metallocarboxypeptidases. [175 PDB entries]
EC Carboxypeptidase E. [-]    

Reaction: Release of C-terminal arginine or lysine residues from polypeptides.

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Molecule diagrams generated from .mol files obtained from the KEGG ftp site.

Other name(s): Carboxypeptidase H. Enkephalin convertase.
Cofactor(s): Zn(2+).
Comments: Activated by Co(2+). Inhibited by 1,10-phenanthroline and other chelating agents. pH optimum 5.6. Located in storage granules of secretory cells, and active in processing of protein hormones and bioactive peptides. Distinct from Ec and Ec Belongs to peptidase family M14.
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There are no PDB entries in enzyme class E.C.