angiotensinase

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • angiotensinase — noun Any peptidase that hydrolyzes angiotensin …   Wiktionary

  • angiotensinase — Former name for the enzyme responsible for converting angiotensin I to II; now applied to the enzyme that degrades angiotensin II. It hydrolyzes a peptide bond between a tyrosyl and an isoleucyl residue. * * * an·gio·ten·sin·ase .an jē ō ten(t)… …   Medical dictionary

  • angiotensinase — an·gio·ten·sin·ase …   English syllables

  • angiotensinase — səˌnās, āz noun ( s) Etymology: angiotensin (herein) + ase : any of several enzymes in the blood that hydrolyze angiotensin …   Useful english dictionary

  • PRCP — Prolylcarboxypeptidase (angiotensinase C), also known as PRCP, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: PRCP prolylcarboxypeptidase (angiotensinase C)| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView… …   Wikipedia

  • List of EC numbers (EC 3) — This list contains a list of EC numbers for the third group, EC 3, hydrolases, placed in numerical order as determined by the Nomenclature Committee of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.EC 3.1: Acting on Ester BondsEC… …   Wikipedia

  • DNPEP — Aspartyl aminopeptidase Identifiers Symbols DNPEP; ASPEP; DAP External IDs OMIM …   Wikipedia

  • PAA — partial agonist activity; phenylacetic acid; phosphonoacetic acid; physical abilities analysis; plasma angiotensinase activity; polyacrylamide; polyacrylic acid; polyamino acid; popliteal artery aneurysm; pyridine acetic acid …   Medical dictionary

  • hypertensinase — hy·per·ten·sin·ase ten(t) sə .nās, .nāz n ANGIOTENSINASE …   Medical dictionary

  • PAA — • partial agonist activity; • phenylacetic acid; • phosphonoacetic acid; • physical abilities analysis; • plasma angiotensinase activity; • polyacrylamide; • polyacrylic acid; • polyamino acid; • popliteal artery aneurysm; • pyridine acetic acid …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

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