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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-200 8231f2114cbb5b433e24eeafff71f933aa5694c5