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Gene Family: M3 metallopeptidases

M3 metallopeptidases: These genes encode zinc dependent metallopeptidases in which two of the zinc ligands are histidines in a 'HEXXH' motif. This family includes intracellular oligopeptidases. [Source: MEROPS database, Rawlings et al]

Genes contained within the family: 3

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
MIPEP mitochondrial intermediate peptidase MIP 13q12.12
NLN neurolysin AGTBP KIAA1226 5q12.3
THOP1 thimet oligopeptidase 1 19p13.3

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