Cysteine Proteases

Known as: Cysteine Protease, Proteases, Cysteine, Proteinases, Cysteine 
An enzyme that contains an unpaired cysteine in the active site which acts as a nucleophilic thiol to catalyze the proteolytic processing of other… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Protein ubiquitination is one of the most powerful posttranslational modifications of proteins, as it regulates a plethora of… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Atherosclerosis is an inflammatory disease characterized by extensive remodeling of the extracellular matrix architecture of the… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
A number of cysteine proteases of malaria parasites have been described, and many more putative cysteine proteases are suggested… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Tumors develop through successive stages characterized by changes in gene expression and protein function. Gene expression… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Antigen presentation by both classical MHC class II molecules and the non-classical MHC class I-like molecule CD1D requires their… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Programmed cell death (PCD) is a process by which cells in many organisms die. The basic morphological and biochemical features… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Proteases represent the class of enzymes which occupy a pivotal position with respect to their physiological roles as well as… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Cysteine proteases have traditionally been viewed as lysosomal mediators of terminal protein degradation. However, recent… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Physiological levels of shear stress alter the genetic program of cultured endothelial cells and are associated with reduced… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
An alignment/phylogeny of the papain superfamily of cysteine proteases was created using an initial structure-based alignment… (More)
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