collagenase

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any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of collagen and gelatin

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Synergistic collagenase expression and cartilage collagenolysis are phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/Akt signaling-dependent.
Wound failure encompasses two basic elements: a decrease in the wound tensile strength and an increase in collagenolysis.
Matrix metallo-proteinase 10 promotion of collagenolysis via procollagenase activation: implications for cartilage degradation in arthritis.
The opposite collagenous evolution occurs (as in our observations) when collagenolysis takes places, as it has been reported in the vaginal wall in cases of vesical prolapses (Borges et al.
T lymphocytes can also contribute to the control of collagenolysis.
Dissociation in the control of cervical eosinophilic infiltration and collagenolysis at the end of pregnancy or after pseudopregnancy in ovariectomized steroid-treated rats.