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Basic Information

Enzyme Number

3.4.22.1

Official Name

cathepsin B

Name from literature

Cathepsin B

Pathway from literature

Pathway from KEGG

Cellular Processes; Immune System; Antigen processing and presentation; map04612

Organisms

Rat (10116)

Genome localization

15p12[64529 ],

Comments

An intracellular (lysosomal) enzyme in peptidase family C1 (papain family)

Rate-limiting Description

"Cathepsin B who acts as a rate-limiting enzyme in the degradation of aldolase." (7295740)

Gene ontology

Gene ontology

GO:0050790 (P) regulation of catalytic activity [P00787 ];
GO:0006508 (P) proteolysis [P00787 ];
GO:0005764 (C) lysosome [P00787 ];
GO:0042470 (C) melanosome [P00787 ];
GO:0004197 (F) cysteine-type endopeptidase activity [P00787 ];

Subcellular localization

Localization

lysosome [P00787 ];

cytoplasm [P00787 ];

Links

SwissProt

P00787

Entrez Gene

64529



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