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Gene Family: Peptidyl arginine deiminases (PADI)

Peptidyl arginine deiminases: This gene family encodes enzymes that catalyse the following reaction: Protein L-arginine + H(2)O <=> protein L-citrulline + NH(3). E.C. number 3.5.3.15 [Source: HGNC]

Genes contained within the family: 5

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
PADI1 peptidyl arginine deiminase 1 HPAD10, PDI1, PDI, PAD1 1p36.13
PADI2 peptidyl arginine deiminase 2 KIAA0994, PDI2 1p36.13
PADI3 peptidyl arginine deiminase 3 PDI3 1p36.13
PADI4 peptidyl arginine deiminase 4 PADI5 PAD, PDI5, PDI4 1p36.13
PADI6 peptidyl arginine deiminase 6 1p36.13