proteolytic enzyme

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Noun1.proteolytic enzyme - any enzyme that catalyzes the splitting of proteins into smaller peptide fractions and amino acids by a process known as proteolysis
caspase - any of a group of proteases that mediate apoptosis
enzyme - any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
angiotensin converting enzyme, angiotensin-converting enzyme, ACE - proteolytic enzyme that converts angiotensin I into angiotensin II
plasminogen activator, urokinase - protease produced in the kidney that converts plasminogen to plasmin and so initiates fibrinolysis
renin - a proteolytic enzyme secreted by the kidneys; catalyzes the formation of angiotensin and thus affects blood pressure
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In fact, I'd love to see researchers conduct a study using green tea and a natural proteolytic enzyme (such as Reduloxin or Wobenzyme--available at Amazon.
Tissue explantation, mechanical isolation by dissection and trituration of tissue samples, chelation to obtain isolated crypts or cells, and proteolytic enzyme digestion to prepare cellular aggregates and retain direct interactions of epithelial cells with stromal cells and the extracellular matrix (Kaeffer, 2002).
Out of these articles, only most pertinent research articles with oral administered bromelain (separately or in proteolytic enzyme complex) or topical application of bromelain in different surgical care practices were selected.
The sensitivity of bacteriocin to proteolytic enzyme produced by bacterial pathogens was also studied.
Proteolytic enzyme therapy in evidence-based complementary oncology: fact or fiction?
It is often referred to as a proteolytic enzyme, or proteinase.
1 (c) showed that different carbon sources had slight influence on proteolytic enzyme activity by B.
The company stated that the product is based on its patented proteolytic enzyme technology.
2) Bromelain: A proteolytic enzyme extracted from pineapple, it stops the allergic cascade and reduces swelling and edema of tissue.
Maxipro HSP is a unique proteolytic enzyme, or protease, which enables the isolation of valuable protein from animal side streams.
This contains Serratiopeptidase which act as proteolytic enzyme counter acting inflammatory signs inhibiting the formation of bradykinin and dissolving fibrous tissue.
Proteolytic enzyme activity was determined by method [22], using as substrate 0.