chymosin

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chymosin

[′kī·mə·sən]
(biochemistry)
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Differential dagnosis of Kounis syndrome, Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, adrenaline-induced coronary vasospasm and the patient's data Feature Kounis syndrome Triggering Allergic reactions factor Mediators Mediators of mast cell degranulation (tryptase and chymase), arachidonic acid products, histamine, platelet activating factor and several cytokines Pathogenesis Mast cell degranulation.
Van Heiningen et al., "Mast cell chymase inhibition reduces atherosclerotic plaque progression and improves plaque stability in ApoE-/- mice," Cardiovascular Research, vol.
For immunocytochemical staining of tryptase and chymase granules, the cells were collected from the matrix and fixed by using a fixation/permeabilization solution kit (BD Biosciences; CA).
Bartuski et al., "Squamous cell carcinoma antigen 2 is a novel serpin that inhibits the chymotrypsin-like proteinases cathepsin G and mast cell chymase," Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
In OLP, degranulation of mast cells releases proinflammatory mediators such as chymase, TNF-[alpha], and tryptase.
Lindholt et al., "Critical role of mast cell chymase in mouse abdominal aortic aneurysm formation," Circulation, vol.
(3) Like mast cells in the lungs or skin, they release histamine, leukotrienes, thromboxane, platelet activation factor (PAF), tryptase, chymase, and renin once activated by allergic stimuli.
Beneficial effects of astragalus polysaccharides treatment on cardiac chymase activities and cardiomyopathy in diabetic hamsters.
Histological characterization of mast cell chymase in patients with pulmonary hypertension and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Lee, A Combination of Receptor-Based Pharmacophore Modeling and QM Techniques for Identification of Human Chymase Inhibitors, PLoS.
According to their granule contents, mast cells can be grouped as those containing tryptase but no chymase and those containing tryptase, chymase, and carboxypeptidase [13, 44, 45], each predominating in different locations [46].