Plasma kallikrein is a serine protease
and an important component of the body's inflammatory response.
However, strain RAH1 also possessed the venom serine protease
gene (vsp2), which, in C.
PSA is a trypsin-like serine protease
and belongs to a family of related genes which are known as the kallikrein-related peptidases.
5), (6) In humans, these antibiotics are inactive as a pro-protein named 18kDa Cationic Antimicrobial Protein (CAP18) until the proteolytic processing by the skin serine protease
kallikrein-5 turns it biologically active as 37-amino-acid peptide (LL-37).
A cell membrane bound serine protease
was isolated from arterial smooth muscle cells and was shown to increase with in vitro aging of the cells.
Enterokinase or enteropeptidase is a heterodimeric serine protease
produced by cells in the duodenal wall.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A previously unknown serine protease
forms part of the antibacterial defense arsenal.
Similar reports were observed in Thermostable serine protease
producing Streptomyces albidoflavus (Chi-Nam seong and Jung-sung Jo, 2004).
A dimeric 70-kDa chymotrypsin inhibitor with substantial N-terminal sequence homology to serine protease
inhibitors was isolated from Acacia confusa seeds.
Lysis was also completely inhibited when serine protease
inhibitors Pefabloc, PMSF and C1 inhibitor (C1-INH) were preincubated with RBC bound MBL-MASPs (Fig.
He announced results of the HCV SPRINT-1 (HCV Serine Protease
Inhibitor Therapy-1) study at the annual meeting of the American Association of the Study for Liver Diseases.
Raritan, NJ) has patented a novel human cDNA, termed PRSS11-L which encodes a polypeptide that belongs to the S2/HtrA serine protease