Cathepsin S: therapeutic, diagnostic, and prognostic potential.


Cathepsin S is a member of the cysteine cathepsin protease family. It is a lysosomal protease which can promote degradation of damaged or unwanted proteins in the endo-lysosomal pathway. Additionally, it has more specific roles such as MHC class II antigen presentation, where it is important in the degradation of the invariant chain. Unsurprisingly, mis… (More)
DOI: 10.1515/hsz-2015-0114


3 Figures and Tables