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Pro-ocytocin-neurophysin convertase

pro-ocytocin-neurophysin convertase

(Science: enzyme) Cleaves pro-ocytocin-neurophysin at the cooh-terminal side of arg 12 to release the bioactive peptide

Registry number: EC 3.4.99.-

Synonym: pro-ot-np convertase, pro-oxytocin-neurophysin convertase


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