dipeptidyl peptidase

A hydrolase occurring in a number of forms: d. I, dipeptidyl transferase, cleaving dipeptides from the amino end of polypeptides; d. II, with properties similar to those of I, has a different specificity and acts preferably on tripeptides; d. III acts on longer peptides.

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