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Chymopapain

Known as: Chymopapain [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A cysteine endopeptidase isolated from papaya latex. Preferential cleavage at glutamic and aspartic acid residues. EC 3.4.22.6.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Study Design. A prospective randomized study involving 280 consecutive cases of lumbar disc herniation managed either by an… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Contamination of transplants with tumour cells may contribute to relapse after peripheral blood stem cell transplantation (PBSCT… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
: Sixty patients with sciatica from lumbar intervertebral disc herniation were entered into a double-blind study. Following a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The three proteinases present in papaya latex: papain (EC 3.4.22.2) chymopapain and papaya proteinase III (EC 3.4.22.6), were… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Sixty patients with unilateral sciatica resulting from lumbar intervertebral disc hernlation were entered into a double-blind… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A double-blind, randomized trial was conducted to compare the efficacy of intradiskal injection of chymopapain (Chymodiactin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
UNLABELLED In the adult mongrel dog, in vivo injection of chymopapain into the intervertebral disc resulted in disc-space… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
1. An account of experiences in seventy-five cases with a new method of treatment of low back pain and sciatica caused by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
CHYMOPAPAIN, by direct injection into the intervertebral disc, will cause dissolution of the nucleus pulposus in rabbits without… Expand
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Highly Cited
1956
Highly Cited
1956
  • L. Thomas
  • The Journal of experimental medicine
  • 1956
  • Corpus ID: 14187174
A substance has been demonstrated in solutions of crude papain, which, when injected intravenously into 1 kilo rabbits, in… Expand
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