Summary for peptidase C01.003: caricain

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MEROPS Namecaricain
Other namespapaya endopeptidase III, papaya peptidase II, papaya peptidase A, papapya protease omega, papaya proteinase III
Domain architecture
MEROPS Classification
Classification Clan CA >> Subclan (none) >> Family C1 >> Subfamily A >> C01.003
Holotypecaricain (Carica papaya), Uniprot accession P10056 (peptidase unit: 134-348), MERNUM MER0000707
History Identifier created: Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes (1998) Academic Press, London.
Catalytic typeCysteine
PeplistIncluded in the Peplist with identifier PL00048
NC-IUBMBSubclass 3.4 (Peptidases) >> Sub-subclass 3.4.22 (Cysteine endopeptidases) >> Peptidase
EnzymologyBRENDA database