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Cathepsins

Known as: Cathepsin, Cathepsins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Lysosomal proteinases or endopeptidases that function optimally at an acidic pH to catalyze the hydrolysis of peptidic bonds. Elevated cathepsin… 
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Review
2010
Review
2010
Cathepsins were originally identified as proteases that act in the lysosome. Recent work has uncovered nontraditional roles for… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Cysteine cathepsins are highly upregulated in a wide variety of cancers by mechanisms ranging from gene amplification to post… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is caused by an emergent coronavirus (SARS-CoV), for which there is currently no… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Formation of the atherosclerotic intima must involve altered metabolism of the elastin-rich arterial extracellular matrix… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Cathepsin K is a recently identified lysosomal cysteine proteinase. It is abundant in osteoclasts, where it is believed to play a… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Pycnodysostosis, an autosomal recessive osteochondrodysplasia characterized by osteosclerosis and short stature, maps to… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We have previously demonstrated that human peripheral blood low density mononuclear cells cultured in granulocyte/macrophage… 
Highly Cited
1938
Highly Cited
1938
  • M. L. Anson
  • The Journal of general physiology
  • 1938
  • Corpus ID: 15231783
In the hemoglobin method for the estimation of proteinase, denatured hemoglobin is digested under standard conditions, the…