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Type 2 Cystatins

Known as: Cystatins, Type 2, Cystatins, Type II, Type II Cystatins 
Cystatins that occur primarily as extracellular proteins.
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2017
2017
The ratio between proteases and their inhibitors is unbalanced in cancer. The cysteine protease inhibitor cystatin C is… Expand
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2017
2017
Cystatin C is a small secreted protein, produced by most cells in the body and found in significant quantities in all body fluids… Expand
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2013
2013
Various classes of endopeptidases and their inhibitors facilitate blood feeding and digestion in ticks. Cystatins, a family of… Expand
Review
2011
Review
2011
The cystatin superfamily comprises several groups of protease inhibitors. In this chapter we will focus on I25 family members… Expand
2010
2010
SUMMARY The cystatin family comprises a group of generally broadly expressed protease inhibitors. The Cres/Testatin subgroup… Expand
Review
2010
Review
2010
Cystatins are present in mammals, birds, fish, insects, plants, fungi and protozoa and constitute a large protein family, with… Expand
2007
2007
Abstract Of seven human cystatins investigated, none inhibited the cysteine proteases staphopain A and B secreted by the human… Expand
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2003
2003
Abstract Secretory type 2 cystatins, like cystatins C, E/M and F, are thought to be involved in many pathobiological processes… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We have investigated the inhibition of the recently identified family C13 cysteine peptidase, pig legumain, by human cystatin C… Expand
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1994
1994
The human type 2 cystatins are encoded by a multigene family of eight to nine members. Five functional genes (CST1-CST5) and two… Expand