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Protein Ontology Report - caspase complex

GO:0008303 -
Ontology Information
PRO ID GO:0008303 Show OBO stanza
PRO name caspase complex
Other: EXACT: cysteine-type endopeptidase complex
Definition A protein complex that contains one or more cysteine-type endopeptidases (also called caspases), which give the complex a peptidase activity with specificity for the hydrolysis of aspartyl bonds. These complexes may be involved e.g. in apoptotic or inflammation processes. [GOC:cna, GOC:mtg_apoptosis, PMID:15569692]
Comment Note that this term was reinstated from obsolete.
PRO Category
Parent GO:0032991 protein-containing complex
Term Hierarchy Visualization DAG     OLS     Cytoscape