|Other Names||Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 5, 3421-, Proprotein convertase 5, PC5, Proprotein convertase 6, PC6, hPC6, Subtilisin/kexin-like protease PC5, PCSK5, PC5, PC6|
|Target/Specificity||The synthetic peptide sequence is selected from aa 110-124 of HUMAN PCSK5|
|Format||Synthetic peptide was lyophilized with 100% acetonitrile and is supplied as a powder. Reconstitute with 0.1 ml DI water for a final concentration of 1 mg/ml.|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C.|
|Precautions||This product is for research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Likely to represent a widespread endoprotease activity within the constitutive and regulated secretory pathway. Capable of cleavage at the RX(K/R)R consensus motif. Plays an essential role in pregnancy establishment by proteolytic activation of a number of important factors such as BMP2, CALD1 and alpha- integrins.|
|Cellular Location||Isoform PC6A: Secreted. Note=Secreted through the regulated secretory pathway.|
|Tissue Location||Expressed in T-lymphocytes.|
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The protein encoded by this gene belongs to the subtilisin-like proprotein convertase family. The members of this family are proprotein convertases that process latent precursor proteins into their biologically active products. This encoded protein mediates posttranslational endoproteolytic processing for several integrin alpha subunits. It is thought to process prorenin, pro-membrane type-1 matrix metalloproteinase and HIV-1 glycoprotein gp160. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.
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Talmud, P.J., et al. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 85(5):628-642(2009)
Iatan, I., et al. Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2(5):467-475(2009)
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