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Caspase 2

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Target not currently curated in GtoImmuPdb

Target id: 1618

Nomenclature: Caspase 2

Family: C14: Caspase

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Species TM AA Chromosomal Location Gene Symbol Gene Name Reference
Human - 452 7q34 CASP2 caspase 2
Mouse - 452 6 20.54 cM Casp2 caspase 2
Rat - 452 4q24 Casp2 caspase 2
Previous and Unofficial Names Click here for help
protein phosphatase 1, regulatory subunit 57 | protease ICH-1 | ICH1 | NEDD2 | neural precursor cell expressed developmentally down-regulated protein 2 | PPP1R57 | caspase 2, apoptosis-related cysteine peptidase
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MEROPS C14.006 (Hs)
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Ligand Sp. Action Value Parameter Reference
compound 4 [PMID: 12408711] Small molecule or natural product Click here for species-specific activity table Hs Inhibition 6.0 pKi 1
pKi 6.0 (Ki 9.6x10-7 M) [1]
Z-VDVAD-FMK Peptide Hs Inhibition - - 2


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1. Choong IC, Lew W, Lee D, Pham P, Burdett MT, Lam JW, Wiesmann C, Luong TN, Fahr B, DeLano WL et al.. (2002) Identification of potent and selective small-molecule inhibitors of caspase-3 through the use of extended tethering and structure-based drug design. J Med Chem, 45 (23): 5005-22. [PMID:12408711]

2. Gamen S, Anel A, Pérez-Galán P, Lasierra P, Johnson D, Piñeiro A, Naval J. (2000) Doxorubicin treatment activates a Z-VAD-sensitive caspase, which causes deltapsim loss, caspase-9 activity, and apoptosis in Jurkat cells. Exp Cell Res, 258 (1): 223-35. [PMID:10912804]

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C14: Caspase: Caspase 2. Last modified on 22/07/2015. Accessed on 21/09/2021. IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY,