granzyme


granzyme
Family of serine proteases found in cytotoxic T-cells and NK cells and involved in perforin-dependent cell killing.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Granzyme — ist ein Kofferwort aus Granula und Enzymen und beschreibt Proteasen, die in den intrazellulären Granula von Abwehrzellen aktiv sind, in besonderem Maße in cytotoxischen T Zellen. Sie werden maßgeblich von dem Enzym Perforin unterstützt. Es sind… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Granzyme — Granzymes are serine proteases that are released by cytoplasmic granules within cytotoxic T cells and natural killer cells. Their purpose is to induce apoptosis within virus infected cells, thus destroying them.cite journal |author=Bots M, Medema …   Wikipedia

  • Granzyme — Les granzymes sont une famille de protéines, des sérines protéases. Les granzymes sont un des moyens d action des cellules immunitaires cytotoxiques (cellule T et NK) pour lyser leur cible. La perforine permet aux granzymes d entrer dans les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • granzyme — noun Any of a series of serine proteases that are released by cytoplasmic granules within natural killer cells …   Wiktionary

  • granzyme — n. a protease enzyme that is released by cytotoxic T cells and natural killer cells to induce death of virus infected target cells …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • GZMA — Granzyme A (granzyme 1, cytotoxic T lymphocyte associated serine esterase 3), also known as GZMA, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: GZMA granzyme A (granzyme 1, cytotoxic T lymphocyte associated serine esterase 3)| url =… …   Wikipedia

  • GZMH — Granzyme H (cathepsin G like 2, protein h CCPX), also known as GZMH, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: GZMH granzyme H (cathepsin G like 2, protein h CCPX)| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView… …   Wikipedia

  • GZMK — Granzyme K (granzyme 3; tryptase II), also known as GZMK, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: GZMK granzyme K (granzyme 3; tryptase II)| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=3003|… …   Wikipedia

  • GZMB — Granzyme B (granzyme 2, cytotoxic T lymphocyte associated serine esterase 1) PDB rendering based on 1fq3 …   Wikipedia

  • GZMM — Granzyme M (lymphocyte met ase 1), also known as GZMM, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: GZMM granzyme M (lymphocyte met ase 1)| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=3004| accessdate …   Wikipedia


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