tissue kallikrein

tissue kallikrein
[EC] an enzyme of the hydrolase class that cleaves LMW kininogen to produce kallidin. It and closely related forms are found in tissues and various glandular secretions including lymph, pancreatic juice, urine, and saliva.

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