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OBO ID: GO:0097200
Term Name: cysteine-type endopeptidase activity involved in execution phase of apoptosis Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • executioner caspase activity
Definition: Catalysis of the hydrolysis of internal, alpha-peptide bonds in a polypeptide chain by a mechanism in which the sulfhydryl group of a cysteine residue at the active center acts as a nucleophile, and contributing to the execution phase of apoptosis.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caspase
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Ontology: GO: Molecular Function   QuickGO   AmiGO
PHENOTYPE No data available