Aliases for TRHDE Gene
External Ids for TRHDE Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TRHDE Gene
This gene encodes a member of the peptidase M1 family. The encoded protein is an extracellular peptidase that specifically cleaves and inactivates the neuropeptide thyrotropin-releasing hormone.[provided by RefSeq, Dec 2008]
GeneCards Summary for TRHDE Gene
TRHDE (Thyrotropin Releasing Hormone Degrading Enzyme) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with TRHDE include Fraser Syndrome 1. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include metallopeptidase activity and aminopeptidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is ANPEP.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for TRHDE Gene
Specific inactivation of TRH after its release.