enteropeptidase


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 (ĕn′tə-rō-pĕp′tĭ-dās′, -dāz′)
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Bioengineering the Expression of Active Recombinant Human Cathepsin G, Enteropeptidase, Neutrophil Elastase, and C-Reactive Protein in Yeast.
Once released into the intestine, enteropeptidase in the intestinal mucosal cells cleaves trypsinogen into the active form trypsin.
Recombinant Bovine enterokinase, also known as enteropeptidase, is a specific protease used for tag removal, while V8 Protease (Endoproteinase GluC) is highly important for protein structure and sequence analysis.