Hepatocyte Growth Factor Activator, human

Known as: HGF Activator, Hepatocyte Growth Factor Activator, EC 3.4.21.- 
Hepatocyte growth factor activator (655 aa, ~71 kDa) is encoded by the human HGFAC gene. This protein is involved in the proteolysis of single-chain… (More)

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1993-2017
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2008
2008
Hepatocyte growth facor activator (HGFA) is a serine protease that converts hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) into its active form… (More)
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2007
2007
Hepatocyte growth factor activator inhibitor-1 (HAI-1) is a Kunitz-type transmembrane serine protease inhibitor that forms… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Matriptase, a type II transmembrane serine protease is involved in angiogenesis, degradation of extracellular matrix… (More)
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2005
2005
Activation of single-chain, latent matriptase, a type II transmembrane serine protease, depends on the weak proteolytic activity… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE Hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) stimulates tumor cell-cell interactions, matrix adhesion, migration, invasion, and… (More)
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2003
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2003
Numerous studies have demonstrated that overexpression of Met, the hepatocyte growth factor(HGF) receptor, plays an important… (More)
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2000
2000
Activation of hepatocyte growth factor/scatter factor (HGF/SF) in the extracellular milieu is a critical limiting step in the HGF… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) activator is a serine protease that is produced and secreted by the liver and circulates in the… (More)
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1997
1997
Hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) activator is a serine protease responsible for proteolytic activation of HGF in response to tissue… (More)
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1993
1993
Hepatocyte growth factor activator (HGF activator) is a serine protease which converts single-chain HGF to the active two-chain… (More)
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