Aliases for THOP1 Gene
External Ids for THOP1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for THOP1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for THOP1 Gene
THOP1 (Thimet Oligopeptidase 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Agents Acting on the Renin-Angiotensin System Pathway, Pharmacodynamics and African trypanosomiasis. GO annotations related to this gene include metalloendopeptidase activity and peptide binding. An important paralog of this gene is NLN.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for THOP1 Gene
Involved in the metabolism of neuropeptides under 20 amino acid residues long. Involved in cytoplasmic peptide degradation. Able to degrade the beta-amyloid precursor protein and generate amyloidogenic fragments