TMPRSS9A gene on chromosome 19p13.3 that encodes a serine protease which hydrolyses the peptides N-t-Boc-Gln-Ala-Arg-AMC and N-t-Boc-Gln-Gly-Arg-AMC. It is primarily expressed in foetal human tissues, such as the kidneys, liver, lungs and brain. It is inhibited by PMSF.
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