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Proprotein Convertase 2 MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Proprotein Convertase 2
Tree Number(s)
D08.811.277.656.300.760.646
D08.811.277.656.837.562
D08.811.277.656.959.350.646
Unique ID
D045706
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D045706
Scope Note
A serine endopeptidase that has specificity for cleavage at ARGININE. It cleaves a variety of prohormones including PRO-OPIOMELANOCORTIN, proluteinizing-hormone-releasing hormone, proenkephalins, prodynorphin, and PROINSULIN.
Entry Term(s)
Endopeptidase PC2
Neuroendocrine Convertase PC2
PC2 Endoprotease
PC2 Prohormone Convertase
PC2 Protein
Prohormone Convertase 2
Prohormone Convertase PC2
Prohormone Convertase, PC2
Proinsulin Convertase 2
Registry Number
EC 3.4.21.94
Previous Indexing
Subtilisins (1991-2003)
Public MeSH Note
2004; PC2 PROTEIN (now PROPROTEIN CONVERTASE 2) was indexed under SUBTILISINS 1991-2003
History Note
2004; use PROPROTEIN CONVERTASE 2 (NM) 1991-2003
Date Established
2004/01/01
Date of Entry
2003/07/09
Revision Date
2009/07/06
Proprotein Convertase 2 Preferred
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