Complement C3 Convertase, CVFBb

Known as: CVFBb 
Cobra venom factor (CVF) is a COMPLEMENT C3B analog. With Bb, CVF forms the CVFBb complex, a COMPLEMENT C3 convertase with a half-life of 7 h at body… (More)
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2009
2009
Cobra venom factor (CVF) is a functional analog of human complement component C3b, the active fragment of C3. Similar to C3b, in… (More)
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2004
2004
The complement activating venom component Cobra Venom Factor (CVF), a functional and structural homologue of the human complement… (More)
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2001
2001
We studied complement 1 inhibitor (C1-INH) as an inhibitor of the alternative complement pathway. C1-INH prevented lysis, induced… (More)
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1990
1990
Although they share the active-site catalytic triad of less-specific enzymes such as trypsin and chymotrypsin, the serine… (More)
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1983
1983
By lengthening the sequence of a previously available tripeptide to a pentapeptide, we were able to increase the specificity of… (More)
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1981
1981
We report here a rapid assay for the complement enzymes CVFBb, C4b2a and Cls. This assay involves the use of a peptide substrate… (More)
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1981
1980
1980
Two cobra-venom factors, one from Naja n. naja (CVFn), the other from Naja h. haje venom (CVFh), have been purified and compared… (More)
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