angiotensin-converting enzyme

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proteolytic enzyme that converts angiotensin I into angiotensin II

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Production of novel angiotensin I-converting enzyme inhibitory peptides by fermentation of marine shrimp Acetes chinensis with Lactobacillus fermentum SM 605.
Angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors and restenosis after coronary artery stenting in patients with the DD genotype of the ACE gene.
Peptide inhibitors for angiotensin I-converting enzyme from enzymatic hydrolysates of porcine skeletal muscle proteins.
Substrate dependence of Angiotensin I-converting enzyme inhibition: captopril displays a partial selectivity for inhibition of N-Acetyl-Seryl-Aspartyl-Lysyl-Proline hydrolysis compared with that of Angiotensin I.
The two homologous domains of human angiotensin I-converting enzyme are both catalytically active.
Angiotensin I-converting enzyme inhibitory activities of porcine skeletal muscle proteins following enzyme digestion.
In 2002, GenoMed published a surprising result: that activity of angiotensin I-converting enzyme was positively associated with prostate cancer and PSA levels in African American men, but inversely associated with prostate cancer and PSA levels in Caucasians (Moskowitz DW.
Angiotensin I-converting enzyme gene polymorphism, coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction.
Hwyda Arafat at the Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University recently showed that angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE) was active in tumors from patients with pancreatic cancer, and that ACE inhibitors and angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) blocked the production of a potent angiogenesis factor called VEGF in pancreatic cancer cell lines.
David Moskowitz, GenoMed's CEO and Chief Medical Officer, was interviewed about his work on angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE).
In particular, we previously found that the D allele of an insertion/deletion (I/D) [4] polymorphism in angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE, EC.
Since publishing three years ago that angiotensin I-converting enzyme ('ACE') might be the aging gene, I've been trying hard to get the word out.
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