By Michael W. Thompson, Louis B. Hersh (auth.), Nigel M. Hooper, Uwe Lendeckel (eds.)
Aminopeptidases in Biology and Disease offers a entire assessment of the rising function of aminopeptidases in various organic strategies and disorder events. procedures as assorted as angiogenesis, antigen presentation, neuropeptide and hormone processing, being pregnant and copy, protein turnover, reminiscence, irritation, tumour development, melanoma and metastasis, blood strain and high blood pressure all significantly contain a number of aminopeptidases. the person chapters were written by way of specialists within the box who've supplied certain debts of the principal roles performed by way of numerous aminopeptidases in biology and disease.
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Aminopeptidases in Biology and Disease by Michael W. Thompson, Louis B. Hersh (auth.), Nigel M. Hooper, Uwe Lendeckel (eds.)