A protease of broad specificity, obtained from dried pancreas. Molecular weight is approximately 25,000. The enzyme breaks down elastin, the specific protein of elastic fibers, and digests other proteins such as fibrin, hemoglobin, and albumin. EC (mesh:D010196)



Synonym Reference Specificity
elastase Exact

Incoming Relations

Identifier Name Relation
HGNC:15944 CELA3A isa
HGNC:9495 PRTN3 isa
HGNC:3309 ELANE isa
HGNC:3308 CELA1 isa
HGNC:24609 CELA2A isa
HGNC:15945 CELA3B isa
HGNC:913 AZU1 isa
HGNC:29995 CELA2B isa
HGNC:2523 CTRC isa

Outgoing Relations

None available.