Chymotrypsin-C

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CTRC
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: PDBe RCSB
Identifiers
Aliases CTRC, CLCR, ELA4, chymotrypsin C
External IDs MGI: 1923951 HomoloGene: 21422 GeneCards: CTRC
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_007272

NM_001033875

RefSeq (protein)

NP_009203

NP_001029047.1
NP_001029047

Location (UCSC) Chr 1: 15.44 – 15.45 Mb Chr 4: 141.81 – 141.85 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]
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Chymotrypsin C, also known as caldecrin or elastase 4 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the CTRC gene.[3][4]

Function[edit]

Chymotrypsin C is a member of the peptidase S1 family. The encoded protein is a serum calcium-decreasing factor that has chymotrypsin-like protease activity.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Human PubMed Reference:". 
  2. ^ "Mouse PubMed Reference:". 
  3. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: chymotrypsin C (caldecrin)". 
  4. ^ Tomomura A, Akiyama M, Itoh H, Yoshino I, Tomomura M, Nishii Y, Noikura T, Saheki T (May 1996). "Molecular cloning and expression of human caldecrin". FEBS Lett. 386 (1): 26–8. doi:10.1016/0014-5793(96)00377-8. PMID 8635596. 

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