Nov 1, 1975

Lysosomal hydrolases of the epidermis. 3. Peptide hydrolases

The British Journal of Dermatology
P D Mier, J J Van Den Hurk

Abstract

Four distinct peptide hydrolases (EC 3-4) have been characterized in guinea-pig epidermis; these are cathepsin B1, cathepsin C, cathepsin D and arylamidase. Their properties are consistent with those of lysosomal enzymes. Cathepsin E was not detected.

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Chloride Ion Level
Cavia
Peptide Hydrolases
Cathepsins B
CTSE gene
Aminopeptidase
CTSC gene
Cathepsin C
Cysteamine Maleate (1: 1)
Lysosomes

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