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Elafin

Known as: Protease Inhibitor 3, Skin derived, Skin Derived Antileukoproteinase, Peptidase Inhibitor 3, Skin derived 
A secretory proteinase inhibitory protein that was initially purified from human SKIN. It is found in a variety mucosal secretions and is present at… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
RATIONALE Pulmonary arterial hypertension is characterized by endothelial dysfunction, impaired bone morphogenetic protein… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Lactic acid–producing bacteria engineered to produce the antiprotease Elafin restore colon homeostasis in mice with colitis and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Plasma elafin concentrations correlate with graft-versus-host disease of the skin and long-term survival. Progress toward… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Elafin and secretory leukocyte protease inhibitor (SLPI) are pleiotropic molecules chiefly synthesized at the mucosal surface… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Background—Increased serine elastase activity has been implicated in the vascular remodeling associated with chronic hypoxia… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The aim of the present study was to evaluate tissue architecture and lipid composition of commercially available reconstructed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Various growth factors such as epidermal growth factor and keratinocyte growth factor have been reported to promote wound closure… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Secretory leukocyte proteinase inhibitor and elafin are two low-molecular-mass elastase inhibitors that are mainly synthesized… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The regulation of the activity of potentially harmful proteinases secreted by neutrophils during inflammation is important for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A potent inhibitor of human leukocyte elastase (EC 3.4.21.37) and porcine pancreatic elastase (EC 3.4.21.36) was purified to… Expand
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