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Mesh term Trypsin

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Serine Endopeptidases

Description

A serine endopeptidase that is formed from TRYPSINOGEN in the pancreas. It is converted into its active form by ENTEROPEPTIDASE in the small intestine. It catalyzes hydrolysis of the carboxyl group of either arginine or lysine. EC 3.4.21.4.



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jenkins-FCD Prod-256 97250b83e4554f37bec91ca291f44ff4aedcc508