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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Proteinases as drug targets.
Cambridge : Royal Society of Chemistry, 2011
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Ben M Dunn; Royal Society of Chemistry (Great Britain)
|Description:||1 online resource (xvi, 275 pages) : illustrations (some color).|
|Contents:||Dipeptidyl peptidases: Substrates and therapeutic targeting in human health and disease; The Metalloproteases Meprin ? and ?: Pathophysiological roles in Inflammation, Cardiovascular Disease, Cancer, and Fibrosis; Glutamate Carboxypeptidase II as a Therapeutic Target; The Role of Proteolytically Inactive Serine Proteases from Sarcoptes scabiei in Complement Evasion; Targeting Dipeptidyl Peptidase-4 (DPP-4) and Fibroblast Activation Protein (FAP) for Diabetes and Cancer Therapy; Discovery of the Cysteine Protease Cathepsin B as a Drug Target for Alzheimer's Disease; Plasmodium falciparum Neutral Aminopeptidases: Development of novel anti-malarials by understanding enzyme structure; Blood-feeding human hookworm proteases; Structural Mechanisms of Inactivation in Proteolytically Inactive Serine Proteases from Sarcoptes scabiei; The Aspartic Proteinases from the Malaria Parasite: Structure and Function of the Plasmepsins|
|Series Title:||RSC drug discovery series.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Ben Dunn.|
The book thus certainly has the merit to broaden the perspective of readers and will be a good source of new information for those who are already to some degree familiar with research and drug