Enzyme Classification 188.8.131.52
Also Known as
This enzyme is a serine protease capable of degrading the native triple helix of collagen. Also cleaves the B chain of insulin at the 15-Leu-|-Try-16 and 22-Arg-|-Gly-23 bonds. Hydrolyzes casein, but not Px-Pro-Leu-Gly-Pro-DArg, BzArgNHPh, AcTyrNHPh, 2-naphthyl phosphate, 2-naphthyl butyrate, 2-naphthyl caprylate, 2-naphthyl myristate, L-leucine 2-2-naphthylamide, L-valine 2-naphthylamide, L-cysteine 2-naphthylamide or L-glutarylphenylalanine 2-naphthylamide.