Title : Elastin degradation by matrix metalloproteinases. Cleavage site specificity and mechanisms of elastolysis.

Pub. Date : 1997 Jul 18

PMID : 9218437

2 Functional Relationships(s)
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1 The predominant amino acids detected by protein sequence analysis following cleavage of insoluble elastin with HME, MME, and 92-kDa gelatinase were Leu, Ile, Ala, Gly, and Val. Glycine elastin Homo sapiens
2 The amino acid residues detected in insoluble elastin following hydrolysis with porcine pancreatic elastase and human neutrophil elastase were predominantly Gly and Ala, with lesser amounts of Val, Phe, Ile, and Leu. Glycine elastin Homo sapiens