peptidyl-arginine deiminase


peptidyl-arginine deiminase
EC 3.5.3.15 Enzyme responsible for formation of protein-bound citrulline, a major amino acid in the inner root sheath and medulla of the hair follicle. Substrate is trichohyalin and postsynthetic modification of trichohylain by PAD alters its properties so that it is able to act as a rigid matrix component.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • PADI4 — Peptidyl arginine deiminase, type IV PDB rendering based on 1wd8 …   Wikipedia

  • PADI3 — Peptidyl arginine deiminase, type III Identifiers Symbols PADI3; MGC126307; MGC126308; PAD3; PDI3 External IDs …   Wikipedia

  • PADI2 — Peptidyl arginine deiminase, type II Identifiers Symbols PADI2; KIAA0994; PAD H19; PAD2; PDI2 External IDs …   Wikipedia

  • PADI1 — Peptidyl arginine deiminase, type I Identifiers Symbols PADI1; HPAD10; PAD1; PDI; PDI1 External IDs …   Wikipedia

  • trichohyalin — Major structural protein of inner root sheath cells and medulla of hair follicle, present in small amounts in other specialised epithelia. Trichohyalin is a high molecular weight alpha helix rich protein that forms rigid structures as a result of …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Keratinocyte transglutaminase — Transglutaminase 1 (K polypeptide epidermal type I, protein glutamine gamma glutamyltransferase), also known as TGM1, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: TGM1 transglutaminase 1 (K polypeptide epidermal type I, protein glutamine gamma …   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

  • Hydrolase — Cristal de lysozyme Les hydrolases constituent une classe d enzymes qui catalysent les réactions d hydrolyse de molécules suivant la réaction générale : R R + H2O ⇌ R OH + R H On y trouve par exemple les estérases, qui hydrolysent les …   Wikipédia en Français

  • EC 3.5 — Le groupe EC3.5 rassemble des enzymes appartenant à la famille des hydrolases. Elles ont pour particularité de catalyser des réactions d hydrolyse dans des molécules possédant un carbone et un azote liés par liaison simple, double ou triple. À la …   Wikipédia en Français