"Lysine Carboxypeptidase" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A metallocarboxypeptidase that removes C-terminal basic amino acid from peptides and proteins, with preference shown for lysine over arginine. It is a plasma zinc enzyme that inactivates bradykinin and anaphylatoxins.
- Lysine Carboxypeptidase
- Carboxypeptidase, Lysine
- Kininase I
- Anaphylatoxin Inactivator
- Inactivator, Anaphylatoxin
- Carboxypeptidase N
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The deduced protein sequence of the human carboxypeptidase N high molecular weight subunit reveals the presence of leucine-rich tandem repeats. J Biol Chem. 1990 Jan 05; 265(1):13-9.
Studies of the digestion of bradykinin, lysyl bradykinin, and kinin-degradation products by carboxypeptidases A, B, and N. Biochem Pharmacol. 1986 Jun 15; 35(12):1957-63.