Accepted name: enteropeptidase
Reaction: Activation of trypsinogen by selective cleavage of Lys6┼Ile bond
Other name(s): enterokinase
Comments: Is not inhibited by protein inhibitors of trypsin. In peptidase family S1 (trypsin family).
1.  Light, A. and Janska, H. Enterokinase (enteropeptidase): comparative aspects. Trends Biochem. Sci. 14 (1989) 110–112. [PMID: 2658218]
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