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Chit1 protein, human

Known as: Plasma Methylumbelliferyl Tetra-N-Acetylchitotetraoside Hydrolase, Chitotriosidase, Methylumbelliferyl-Tetra-N-Acetylchitotetraoside Hydrolase 
Chitotriosidase-1 (466 aa, ~52 kDa) is encoded by the human CHIT1 gene. This protein is involved in the degradation of chitins.
National Institutes of Health

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2019
2019
Objective Inflammation is a key pathological hallmark in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), which seems to be linked to the… Expand
2017
2017
BackgroundMicroglial cell-associated neuroinflammation is considered as a potential contributor to the pathophysiology of… Expand
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2013
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2013
BackgroundPotential biomarkers to aid diagnosis and therapy need to be identified for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, a… Expand
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2012
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2012
Mammalian chitinases belong to the glycosyl hydrolase 18 family based on structural homology and the family includes a large… Expand
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2012
2012
Background The Gastrointestinal (GI) tract is critical to AIDS pathogenesis as it is the primary site for viral transmission and… Expand
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2008
2008
Background Isocyanates, a leading cause of occupational asthma, are known to induce adaptive immune responses; however, innate… Expand
2004
2004
This paper describes a new technique--microscale steady-state kinetic analysis (microSKA)--that enables the rapid and parallel… Expand
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2002
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2002
In order to define the cellular site of synthesis for hemocyanin and digestive enzymes in the decapod hepatopancreas, we studied… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The endochitinase from Coccidioides immitis (CiX1) is a member of the class 18 chitinase family. Here we show the enzyme… Expand
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1997
1997
Abstract The gram-negative bacterium Myxobacter sp. AL-1 produces chitosanase-cellulase activity that is maximally excreted… Expand
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