Manu Platt - Cathepsin Cannibalism

Manu Platt - Cathepsin Cannibalism

Research led by Manu Platt, an assistant professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory University, has shown for the first time that members of the cathepsin family of proteases can attack one another – instead of the protein substrates they normally degrade. (Georgia Tech Photo: Gary Meek)

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Cancer Research, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
Biomedical Engineering, cathepsin, enzyme, inhibitor, Manu Platt, protease
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  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 3, 2015 - 4:39pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:46pm