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Pancreatic Elastase

Known as: Elastase, Elastase.pancreatic, pancreatopeptidase E 
A protease of broad specificity, obtained from dried pancreas. Molecular weight is approximately 25,000. The enzyme breaks down elastin, the specific… Expand
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2018
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2018
Background The mechanisms underlying the non-antimicrobial immunomodulatory properties of macrolides are not well understood… Expand
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2017
Review
2017
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is generally associated with progressive destruction of airways and lung parenchyma… Expand
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2017
Review
2017
In many respiratory diseases characterized by an intense inflammatory response, the balance between proteolytic enzymes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Neutrophil elastase escapes azurophilic granules, translocates to the nucleus, and degrades histones to promote chromatin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Identification and size characterization of surface pockets and occluded cavities are initial steps in protein structure‐based… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
To determine which proteinases are responsible for the lung destruction characteristic of pulmonary emphysema, macrophage… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The mechanisms underlying the initiation of lung disease and early respiratory morbidity in cystic fibrosis (CF) are poorly… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
An experimental in vivo model of aortic aneurysm was established by perfusing an isolated segment of rat abdominal aorta with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
  • H. Lilja
  • The Journal of clinical investigation
  • 1985
  • Corpus ID: 35293418
A 33-kD glycoprotein, known as the "prostate-specific antigen," was purified to homogeneity from human seminal plasma. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
  • J. F. Wößner
  • Archives of biochemistry and biophysics
  • 1961
  • Corpus ID: 38420357
Abstract A method is presented for the quantitative determination of hydroxyproline in biological materials containing as little… Expand
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