Matrix Metalloproteinase 20

Known as: MMP-20 Metalloproteinase, Enamelysin, MMP20 Metalloproteinase 
A secreted matrix metalloproteinase that is the predominant proteolytic activity in the enamel matrix. The enzyme has a high specificity for dental… (More)
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2007
2007
The solution structure of the catalytic domain of MMP-20, a member of the matrix metalloproteinases family not yet structurally… (More)
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2006
2006
The activities of two proteases--enamelysin (MMP-20) and kallikrein 4 (KLK4)--are necessary for dental enamel to achieve its high… (More)
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2003
2003
Amelogenin, enamelin, sheathlin (ameloblastin/ amelin), enamelysin (MMP-20), and KLK4 (EMSP-1) are the major structural proteins… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Enamelysin is a tooth-specific matrix metalloproteinase that is expressed during the early through middle stages of enamel… (More)
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2002
2002
Proteolytic processing and degradation of enamel matrix proteins appears to be an essential feature of dental enamel formation… (More)
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2000
2000
Enamelysin is a tooth-specific protease that was initially isolated from porcine enamel organ and subsequently from human… (More)
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1999
1999
Enamelysin is a matrix metalloproteinase (MMP-20) secreted by ameloblasts, previously shown to hydrolyze recombinant amelogenin… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Enamelysin (MMP-20) is a tooth-specific matrix metalloproteinase that is initially expressed by ameloblasts and odontoblasts… (More)
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1998
1998
The formation of dental enamel is a precisely regulated and dynamic developmental process. The forming enamel starts as a soft… (More)
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1998
1998
Previously, a cDNA encoding a novel matrix metalloproteinase (enamelysin) was isolated from a porcine enamel organ-specific cDNA… (More)
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