NLN Hydrolyzes oligopeptides such as neurotensin, bradykinin and dynorphin A. Belongs to the peptidase M3 family. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: EC; Mitochondrial; Protease
Chromosomal Location of human Ortholog: 5q12.3
Cellular Component:  cytosol; extracellular region; mitochondrial intermembrane space; plasma membrane
Molecular Function:  metal ion binding; metalloendopeptidase activity; peptide binding
Biological Process:  G protein-coupled receptor signaling pathway; peptide metabolic process; proteolysis; regulation of gluconeogenesis; regulation of skeletal muscle fiber differentiation
Reference #:  Q9BYT8 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: AGTBP; angiotensin binding protein; Angiotensin-binding protein; DKFZp564F123; endopeptidase 24.16; EP24.16; KIAA1226; MEP; Microsomal endopeptidase; Mitochondrial oligopeptidase M; MOP; NEUL; neurolysin; neurolysin (metallopeptidase M3 family); Neurolysin, mitochondrial; Neurotensin endopeptidase; NLN
Gene Symbols: NLN
Molecular weight: 80,652 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 6.21  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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