So acetylcholinestarese is an enzyme that functions in the brain an is involved in the degradation of acetylcholine, which is a great thing if you don’t want to be moving like crazy orĀ forgetting everything.

Here’s a link to an article on protopedia on human acetylcholinesterase:

http://www.proteopedia.org/wiki/index.php/Human_Acetylcholinesterase

This enzyme was also protein of the month a few years ago on PDB. Yay for the AChE!

http://www.rcsb.org/pdb/101/motm.do?momID=54&evtc=Suggest&evta=Moleculeof%20the%20Month&evtl=OtherOptions

If you want to see the ConSurf page on AChE just click here.

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