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Pepsin

PDB ID: 5PEP

Pepsin is a digestive enzyme that cleaves proteins in our food. This structure shows the active enzyme.

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Discussed Structures from Pepsin
pepsin
pepsin
pepsinogen
pepsinogen
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Length: 326
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Reference

PDB ID: 5PEP , Pubmed

X-ray analyses of aspartic proteinases. II. Three-dimensional structure of the hexagonal crystal form of porcine pepsin at 2.3 A resolution.

Cooper, J.B., Khan, G., Taylor, G., Tickle, I.J., Blundell, T.L.

Journal: (1990) J.Mol.Biol. 214: 199-222


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