Aliases for PRSS22 Gene
External Ids for PRSS22 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PRSS22 Gene
This gene encodes a member of the trypsin family of serine proteases. The enzyme is expressed in the airways in a developmentally regulated manner. The gene is part of a cluster of serine protease genes on chromosome 16. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for PRSS22 Gene
PRSS22 (Protease, Serine 22) is a Protein Coding gene. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include serine-type endopeptidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is PRSS27.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PRSS22 Gene
Preferentially cleaves the synthetic substrate H-D-Leu-Thr-Arg-pNA compared to tosyl-Gly-Pro-Arg-pNA.