Aliases for PGPEP1 Gene
External Ids for PGPEP1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PGPEP1 Gene
Pyroglutamyl peptidase I (EC 220.127.116.11) catalyzes the hydrolysis of N-terminal pyroglutamyl residues from oligopeptides and proteins.[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for PGPEP1 Gene
PGPEP1 (Pyroglutamyl-Peptidase I) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include cysteine-type peptidase activity and pyroglutamyl-peptidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is PGPEP1L.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PGPEP1 Gene
Removes 5-oxoproline from various penultimate amino acid residues except L-proline.