ficin

(fi┬┤sin) a highly active, crystallizable endopeptidase from the sap of fig trees, which catalyzes the hydrolysis of many proteins at acid (4.1) pH.
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ficin

<enzyme> A sulfhydryl proteinase with cysteine at the active site from ficus latex. Preferential cleavage is at tyrosine and phenylalanine residues. Acts on a wide variety of protein substrates. ... Registry number: EC 3.4.22.3 ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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ficin

Type: Term Pronunciation: fī′sin Definitions: 1. A cysteine endopeptidase isolated from figs (Ficus carica, F. globata, and F. doliaria); used in industry as a protein digestant; ficin has a wide specificity for protein substrates; an anthelmintic. 2. The crude dried latex from Ficus spp. Synonyms: ficain
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