Dictionary » T » Transin



(Science: enzyme) protease secreted by carcinoma cells: carboxy terminal domain has distant homology to haemopexin (hem binding protein) and the N terminal domain has the proteolytic activity. May be involved in digestion of extracellular matrix.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 829 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link