Role of carboxypeptidases in carcinogenesis


1. I.I. Mechnikov Odessa National University
Type: Review
UDK: 577.156      PubMed Id: 18522218
Year: 2008 vol: 54  issue:2  pages: 167-178
Abstract: The literature and our experimantal data about the role of carboxypeptidases in carcinogenesis have been reviewed. Activity of all groups of the enzymes increases under development of different tumors. In some cases it is possible to suppose existence of protective role of these enzymes which is directed to inhibition of tumor development.
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Reference: Vovchuk I.L., Petrov S.A., Role of carboxypeptidases in carcinogenesis, Biomeditsinskaya khimiya, 2008, vol: 54(2), 167-178.
This paper is also available as the English translation:10.1134/S1990750808030062