EC 188.8.131.52 - Pancreatic endopeptidase E
IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
cholesterol-binding pancreatic proteinase
cholesterol-binding serine proteinase
pancreas E proteinase
pancreatic protease E
pancreatic proteinase E
- Preferential cleavage: Ala┼. Does not hydrolyse elastin.
A peptidase of family S1 (trypsin family) from pancreatic juice. Unlike elastases, has an acidic pI. Binds cholesterol.
Links to other databases
Human pancreatic enzymes: purification and characterization of a nonelastolytic enzyme, protease E, resembling elastase.Biochemistry 14: 722-729 (1975). [PMID: 234742]
Primary structure of human pancreatic protease E determined by sequence analysis of the cloned mRNA.Biochemistry 26: 3447-3452 (1987). [PMID: 3477287]
[EC 184.108.40.206 created 1992]