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Accepted name: γ-renin
Reaction: Cleavage of the Leu┼Leu bond in synthetic tetradecapeptide renin substrate (horse), to produce angiotensin I, but not active on natural angiotensinogen, unlike renin (EC Also hydrolyses Bz-Arg-p-nitroanilide
Comments: A member of the tissue kallikrein family, from submandibular glands of male mice. In peptidase family S1 (trypsin family)
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc, MEROPS, CAS registry number: 85270-20-8
1.  Poe, M., Wu, J.K., Florance, J.R., Rodkey, J.A., Bennett, C.D. and Hoogsteen, K. Purification and properties of renin and γ-renin from the mouse submaxillary gland. J. Biol. Chem. 258 (1983) 2209–2216. [PMID: 6337154]
2.  Drinkwater, C.C., Evans, B.A. and Richards, R.I. Sequence and expression of mouse γ-renin. J. Biol. Chem. 263 (1988) 8565–8568. [PMID: 3288617]
[EC created 1986]

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