Aliases for RNPEP Gene
External Ids for RNPEP Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RNPEP Gene
GeneCards Summary for RNPEP Gene
RNPEP (Arginyl Aminopeptidase) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with RNPEP include Nerve Compression Syndrome and Focal Hand Dystonia. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include binding and aminopeptidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is RNPEPL1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RNPEP Gene
Exopeptidase which selectively removes arginine and/or lysine residues from the N-terminus of several peptide substrates including Arg(0)-Leu-enkephalin, Arg(0)-Met-enkephalin and Arg(-1)-Lys(0)-somatostatin-14. Can hydrolyze leukotriene A4 (LTA-4) into leukotriene B4 (LTB-4) (By similarity).