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protease

[′prōd·ē‚ās]
(cell and molecular biology)
An enzyme that digests proteins.
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[ClickPress, Mon Jul 01 2019] This report on the plasma protease C1-inhibitors treatment market analyzes the current and future scenario of the global market.
Protease enzyme remained the dominant type, because of the fact that it is used by the vast majority of the industries.
Thus, the current study was undertaken to explore the effect of exogenous microbial protease supplementation on growth performance, blood metabolites, carcass traits and intestinal morphology in broiler chickens that were fed LP diets and reared under a hot and humid tropical climate.
Previous to the determination of the protease activities, soluble protein was determined in each hepatopancreatic extract according to Bradford (1976) at 595 nm.
Microorganisms are an attractive source of protease as they can be cultured in large quantities in a relatively short time by established fermentation methods producing an abundant, regular supply of the desired product.
There are six main types of antiretroviral drugs that currently exist based on the stage in the viral life cycle where they are targeted: (i) nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs) and nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NtRTIs), that work by blocking the reverse transcriptase enzyme so that HIV cannot make new virus copies of itself; (ii) non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs), which work by blocking the enzyme reverse transcriptase and prevent reverse transcription, thus stopping HIV replication; (iii) protease inhibitors (PIs), that work by blocking the activity of protease enzymes.
Classification of Protease. Proteases are generally categorized into two major groups based on their site of action, that is, exopeptidases and endopeptidases.
Aspergillus Protease, Inactive Aspergillus Protease, and MitoTEMPO Treatment.
Key words: Red Sea, Brown alga Padina pavonica, Fusarium equiseti, HCV protease.
WOUNDCHEK Laboratories reported on Tuesday the receipt of market clearance from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration for its WOUNDCHEK Protease Status, reportedly the world's first point of care wound diagnostic for chronic wounds,.
Patients who improved the most on doxycycline also had the lowest activity of serine protease and matrix metalloprotease (MMP) in their skin, reported Anna Di Nardo, MD, PhD, of the University of California San Diego in La Jolla.
These natural solvent-stable enzymes can be found in bacterial strains collected from the environment (e.g., soil samples), following screening methods to isolate potent strains capable of producing protease in organic solvents.