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metalloproteinase

Definitions

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  • n. Any of several proteinases that have a metal atom (often zinc) at their active centre.

Etymologies

metallo- +‎ proteinase (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The strongest AMD genetic association found in the study was in a region on chromosome 22, near a gene called metalloproteinase inhibitor 3 (TIMP3).

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  • Regulation of interleukin-1beta-induced chemokine production and matrix metalloproteinase 2 activation by epigallocatechin-3-gallate in rheumatoid arthritis synovial fibroblasts.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • When transcription factors such as AP-1 are activated, they produce and release collagen-digesting proteins matrix metalloproteinase, resulting in microscarring in the deep portion of the skin called the dermis.

    Forever Young

  • Without protein, minerals would be unable to form the metalloproteinase matrix necessary for bone synthesis.

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  • The EGCG in tea prevents the activation of collagen-digesting enzymes known as matrix metalloproteinase.

    Forever Young

  • Corticosteroid treatment suppressed other proangiogenic factors in hemangioma-derived stem cells, including urokinase plasminogen activator receptor, interleukin-6, monocyte chemoattractant protein 1, and matrix metalloproteinase 1.

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  • In addition, the regulation of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase 3 (TIMP3) by miR-21 was evaluated by western blotting and luciferase assays.

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  • The aim of this study was to determine whether microRNA-21 (miR-21), a specific microRNA implicated in multiple aspects of carcinogenesis, impacts breast cancer invasion by regulating the tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase 3 (TIMP3) gene.

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  • These activated and recruited inflammatory cells also release proteases such as matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) -12, which destroy the lung tissue, resulting in emphysema.

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  • Blood levels of interleukin-6 (IL-6), interleukin-18, matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) -2, and tissue inhibitor of MMP-1 were determined.

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