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Carboxypeptidase A5

CPA5, carboxypeptidase A5, carbA
Carboxypeptidases have functions ranging from digestion of food to selective biosynthesis of neuroendocrine peptides. Members of the A/B subfamily of carboxypeptidases, such as CPA5, contain an approximately 90-amino acid pro region that assists in the folding of the active carboxypeptidase domain. Cleavage of the pro region activates the enzyme (Wei et al., 2002 [PubMed 11836249]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008] (from NCBI)
Papers on CPA5
Carboxypeptidase A5 identifies a novel mast cell lineage in the zebrafish providing new insight into mast cell fate determination.
GeneRIF
Berman et al., Halifax, Canada. In Blood, 2008
Carboxypeptidase A5 (cpa5), a mast cell-specific enzyme, is expressed in zebrafish blood cells beginning at 24 hours post fertilization (hpf).
Mutation screening and imprinting analysis of four candidate genes for autism in the 7q32 region.
GeneRIF
International Molecular Genetic Study of Autism Consortium (IMGSAC) et al., Oxford, United Kingdom. In Mol Psychiatry, 2001
mutation screening and imprinting analysis of candidate genes for autism in the 7q12 region.
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