Proprotein Convertases (Pro-Opiomelanocortin Converting Enzyme)

Proteolytic enzymes that are involved in the conversion of protein precursors such as peptide prohormones into PEPTIDE HORMONES. Some are ENDOPEPTIDASES, some are EXOPEPTIDASES.
Also Known As:
Pro-Opiomelanocortin Converting Enzyme; POMC Convertase; POMC Enzyme; POMC-Converting Enzyme; Pro-Opiocortin Converting Enzyme; Pro-Opiocortin Converting Protease; Prohormone Convertase; Proopiomelanocortin Convertase; Subtilisin-Like Proprotein Convertases; Convertase, POMC; Convertase, Prohormone; Convertase, Proopiomelanocortin; Convertase, Proprotein; Convertases, Prohormone; Convertases, Proprotein; Convertases, Subtilisin-Like Proprotein; Converting Enzyme, Pro-Opiocortin; Converting Enzyme, Pro-Opiomelanocortin; Converting Protease, Pro-Opiocortin; POMC Converting Enzyme; Pro Opiocortin Converting Enzyme; Pro Opiocortin Converting Protease; Pro Opiomelanocortin Converting Enzyme; Proprotein Convertases, Subtilisin-Like; Subtilisin Like Proprotein Convertases; Prohormone Convertases; Proprotein Convertase
Networked: 318 relevant articles (10 outcomes, 24 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent, Comments

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1. Seidah, Nabil G: 29 articles (12/2013 - 06/2002)
2. Day, Robert: 11 articles (02/2015 - 07/2007)
3. Prat, Annik: 10 articles (12/2012 - 08/2004)
4. Varret, Mathilde: 9 articles (09/2014 - 08/2004)
5. Bassi, Daniel E: 9 articles (02/2013 - 04/2002)
6. Boileau, Catherine: 8 articles (09/2014 - 08/2004)
7. Abifadel, Marianne: 8 articles (09/2014 - 08/2004)
8. Khatib, Abdel-Majid: 8 articles (06/2014 - 06/2002)
9. Scamuffa, Nathalie: 7 articles (06/2014 - 09/2007)
10. Calvo, Fabien: 7 articles (06/2014 - 09/2007)

Related Diseases

1. Cardiovascular Diseases (Cardiovascular Disease)
2. Hypercholesterolemia
3. Hyperlipidemias (Hyperlipidemia)
4. Hyperlipoproteinemia Type II (Familial Hypercholesterolemia)
5. Infection

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Subtilisin
2. LDL Receptors (LDL Receptor)
3. LDL Cholesterol
4. Cholesterol
5. Serine Proteases (Serine Protease)
6. Furin
7. Lipoproteins (Lipoprotein)
8. atorvastatin (Lipitor)
9. Enzymes
10. Apolipoproteins

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
2. Drug-Eluting Stents
3. Bariatric Surgery
4. Implantable Defibrillators (Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator)
5. Pneumonectomy (Lung Volume Reduction)

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