Enzymes by Class
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Release of an N-terminal, formyl-methionyl residue from a polypeptide
(fMet)-releasing enzyme; formylmethionine aminopeptidase
Highly specific for
-formylmethionyl peptides. Will not cleave methionyl peptides or
-formyl derivatives of amino acids other than methionine. Isolated from rat liver. Inhibited by heavy metals and activated by Cl
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, CAS registry number: 76106-80-4
Suda, H., Yamamoto, K., Aoyagi, T. and Umezawa, H. Purification and properties of
-formylmethionine aminopeptidase from rat liver.
Biochim. Biophys. Acta
(1980) 60–67. [PMID:
[EC 184.108.40.206 created 1992]
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