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Immunogen sequence: MWSGWWLWP LVAVCTADFF RDEAERIMRD SPVIDGHNDL PWQLLDMFNN RLQDERANLT TLAGTHTNIP KLRAGFVGGQ FWSVYTPCDT QNKDAVRRTL EQMDVVHRMC RMYPETFLYV TSSAGIRQAF REGKVASLIG VEGGHSIDSS LGVLRALYQL GMRYLTLTHS CNTPWADNWL VDTGDSEPQS QGLSPFGQRV VKELNRLGVL IDLAHVSVAT MKATLQLSRA PVIFSHSSAY SVCASRRNVP DDVLRLVKQT DSLVMVNFYN NYISCTNKAN LSQVADHLDH IKEVAGARAV GFGGDFDGVP RVPEGLEDVS KYPDLIAELL RRNWTEAEVK GALADNLLRV FEAVEQASNL TQAPEEEPIP LDQLGGSCRT HYGYSS (1-385 aa encoded by B C017023)
The protein encoded by this gene is a kidney membrane enzyme involved in the metabolism of glutathione and other similar proteins by dipeptide hydrolysis. The encoded protein is known to regulate leukotriene activity by catalyzing the conversion of leukotriene D4 to leukotriene E4. This protein uses zinc as a cofactor and acts as a disulfide-linked homodimer. Two transcript variants encoding the same protein have been found for this gene.
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Protein Aliases: Beta-lactamase; Dehydropeptidase-I; Dipeptidase 1; DPEP-1; hRDP; MBD-1; membrane bound dipeptidase type II; Membrane-bound dipeptidase 1; Microsomal dipeptidase; Renal dipeptidase; testicular tissue protein Li 57
Gene Aliases: AI327012; DPEP1; MBD; MBD1; MDP; RDP
Molecular Function: protease