What is carboxypeptidase?

Carboxypeptidase is an enzyme of intestinal juice that acts on the peptide bond of amino acids having a free carboxyl.

A carboxypeptidase is a protease enzyme that hydrolyzes a peptide bond at the carboxy terminal end of a protein or peptide. This is in contrast to an aminopeptidases, which cleave peptide bonds at the N terminus of proteins.…

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