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any enzyme that catalyzes the splitting of proteins into smaller peptide fractions and amino acids by a process known as proteolysis

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Determination of extracellular and intracellular protease activity: The organism was grown overnight in a psychrotherm incubated shaker incubator for overnight at 37[degrees]C and 180 rpm.
The CC proteases with protease activity of 8,000 units/g were in granular form provided by Kemin Industries Co.
Following the sale clearance, the company stated that Intermed Medical Pty Ltd has been appointed as distributor for WOUNDCHEK Protease Status in Australia and New Zealand.
Bombyx mori, Bacillus subtilis, neutral protease, 16S r DNA, prokaryotic expression.
When the activities of protease (trypsinlike, chymotrypsin-like and elastase like) were compared at different pH, no significant differences were found; however, trypsin-like proteases shown the higher activity.
The evaluation of the best proteases producing species was quantitatively conducted by determining the total protease activity of each filtrate obtained from different fermentations.
The study from Ramsar hot spring, two samples with high protease activity (code c2, zh5) was isolated.
Comparison of the 2 groups revealed that chymotrypsin-like protease activity was significantly elevated in individuals with atopic dermatitis, but not in those with healthy skin (7.
A research team led by Dieter Jenne at the Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology in Martinsried has come across a previously unknown protease in humans: neutrophil serine protease 4, or NSP4.
Measurement of protease activity: In this 1 ml of the enzyme solution was added to 1 ml casein solution (1%, w/v casein solution prepared in 50 mM Glycine-NaOH buffer, pH 11) and incubated at 35[degrees]C for 20 min.
This paper describes the protease screening of 144 isolates of bacteria, yeasts and filamentous fungi isolated from coffee fruit.
a biotechnology company developing novel targeted covalent drugs, has demonstrated the first-ever selective irreversible inhibition of a viral protease using a targeted covalent drug.
Its protease is active over a wide pH range, offering advantages over proteases from microorganisms and plants.
DiscoveRx Corporation (Fremont, CA) has patented methods and reagents for measuring protease activity.
One possibility to be assessed is the use of whey to obtain products of high economic value by fermentation, being an example the production of microbial protease.