chymase activity

OBSOLETE. Catalysis of the preferential cleavage: Phe-Xaa > Tyr-Xaa > Trp-Xaa > Leu-Xaa. [EC:3.4.21.39]
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1984-2018
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2010
2010
Ang I-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors are widely believed to suppress the deleterious cardiac effects of Ang II by inhibiting… (More)
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2008
2008
Secretory leukocyte protease inhibitor (SLPI) is a protease inhibitor of the whey acidic protein-like family inhibiting chymase… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVES Recent studies have demonstrated that hamsters, like humans, possess both angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE)- and… (More)
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2001
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2001
Dipeptidyl peptidase I (DPPI) is the sole activator in vivo of several granule-associated serine proteases of cytotoxic… (More)
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2001
2001
We cloned a rat vascular chymase (RVCH) from smooth muscle cells (SMCs) that converts angiotensin I to II and is up-regulated in… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Mast cells (MCs) are known to participate in various types of chronic disease, but their role in chronic renal… (More)
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1999
1999
Chymases are highly basic chymotrypsin-like serine proteases expressed exclusively by mast cells. Large amounts of chymases… (More)
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1997
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1997
The current study examined the contributions of angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) vs. chymase to angiotensin II (ANG II… (More)
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1993
1993
The number and distribution of mast cells in nonlesional and lesional skin samples from 13 psoriatic patients were analyzed… (More)
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1989
1989
The ability of plasma proteinase inhibitors to inactivate human chymase, a chymotrypsin-like proteinase stored within mast cell… (More)
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