Chymase

Known as: Chymases [Chemical/Ingredient], Chymotrypsin Like Proteases, Chymotrypsin Like Protease 
A family of neutral serine proteases with CHYMOTRYPSIN-like activity. Chymases are primarily found in the SECRETORY GRANULES of MAST CELLS and are… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
Tryptases and chymases are the major proteins stored and secreted by mast cells. The types, amounts, and properties of these… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Chymases, serine proteases exclusively expressed by mast cells, have been implicated in various pathological conditions. However… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Expulsion of gastrointestinal nematodes is associated with pronounced mucosal mast cell (MMC) hyperplasia, differentiation, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Locally formed angiotensin II (Ang II) and mast cells may participate in the development of atherosclerosis. Chymase, which… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Expression of HPV16 early region genes in basal keratinocytes of transgenic mice elicits a multistage pathway to squamous… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
The human heart is a target organ for the octapeptide hormone, angiotensin II (Ang II). Recent studies suggest that the human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Secretory granules of human dermal mast cells contain a chymotrypsin-like serine proteinase called chymase. In this study, we… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Although angiotensin II (Ang II)-forming enzymatic activity in the human left cardiac ventricle is minimally inhibited by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We developed an improved immunohistochemical technique for distinguishing human mast cells of the MCT (tryptase-positive, chymase… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Characteristics and properties of the unfolding free energy change, delta G degrees N-U, as determined by the linear… (More)
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