Summary of ACHE

Acetylcholinesterase is an enzyme that breaks down acetylcholine.


Function

Terminates signal transduction at the neuromuscular junction by rapid hydrolysis of the acetylcholine released into the synaptic cleft. Role in neuronal apoptosis.

Protein names

Recommended name:

Acetylcholinesterase

Alternative name(s):

AChE

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