The Function of TMPRSS15

Responsible for initiating activation of pancreatic proteolytic proenzymes (trypsin, chymotrypsin and carboxypeptidase A). It catalyzes the conversion of trypsinogen to trypsin which in turn activates other proenzymes including chymotrypsinogen, procarboxypeptidases, and proelastases.

Protein names

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Alternative name(s):

Serine protease 7
Transmembrane protease serine 15

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TMPRSS15 Interacts with These Diseases

Substances That Increase TMPRSS15

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