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What does ACE stand for?

ACE stands for Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme

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The discovery of ACE shedding Among membrane proteins that are shed, a significant proportion are cell surface enzymes, often called ecto-enzymes, including angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE), which we were the first to show was spontaneously shed in a mammalian cell line.
Almost a third of heart failure patients face an increased risk of death because they do not receive an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, according to a recent report.
The SARS-receptor molecule latched on to three proteins, but only one of these, angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2), is typically found on the surface of mammalian cells.