name: calpain complex
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def: "A calcium-dependent protease complex that processes its substrate by limited proteolysis rather than degrading it. In some cases limited proteolysis is required for the activation of its substrate." [GOC:bhm, PMID:10639123]
synonym: "M-calpain" NARROW 
synonym: "mu-calpain" NARROW 
is_a: GO:0008303 ! caspase complex
relationship: part_of: GO:0005737 ! cytoplasm
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