Endothelin converting enzyme 2; Converts big endothelin-1 to endothelin-1. Also involved in the processing of various neuroendocrine peptides, including neurotensin, angiotensin I, substance P, proenkephalin-derived peptides, and prodynorphin-derived peptides. May limit amyloid- beta peptide accumulation in brain. May also have methyltransferase activity.
Synonyms: ECE2, ECE2p, hECE2, EEF1AKMT4-ECE2, F8WCL9 ...