collagenase


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col·lag·e·nase

 (kə-lăj′ə-nās′, -nāz′, kŏl′ə-jə-)
n.
Any of various enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of collagen and gelatin.

collagenase

(ˈkɒlədʒəˌneɪz)
n
(Biochemistry) an enzyme that decomposes collagen
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Noun1.collagenase - any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of collagen and gelatin
enzyme - any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
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It has pioneered the application of collagenase for several disease conditions, notably dermal ulcers, pressure sores (bedsores), and second and third degree burns.
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Agetect has proven collagenase and hyaluronidase inhibition activity.
The most potent collagenase is the "crude" collagenase secreted by the anaerobic bacteria "Clostridium histolyticum".
The aim of this study is to establish an effective method for retrieving porcine ovarian follicles; we compared several methods using different types of collagenase and treatment protocols, and subsequently evaluated whether the developed method could also be available for the ovaries aspirated for oocyte retrieval, as well as intact ovaries.
In the study, female patients received collagenase injections in their thighs.
An example of this occurred in a Midwest nursing home when a sacral pressure ulcer on a resident was treated with collagenase for more than four years.
Behind collagen's breakdown were enzymes, such as collagenases.
is a biopharmaceutical company that has developed injectable collagenase for twelve clinical indications to date.