Studies on the specificity of bacterial collagenase

Elvin Harper, Andrew Kang

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Abstract

The specificity of Clostridium histolyticum Collagenases A and B has been investigated employing a cyanogen bromide peptide of known sequence obtained from chick skin collagen. The enzyme A cleaves only between the X and Gly bond in the sequence-Pro-X-Gly-Pro-Y-.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)482-487
Number of pages6
JournalBiochemical and Biophysical Research Communications
Volume41
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 23 1970
Externally publishedYes

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Microbial Collagenase
Cyanogen Bromide
Collagenases
Skin
Collagen
Peptides
Enzymes
poly(prolylprolylglycine)15

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology

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Studies on the specificity of bacterial collagenase. / Harper, Elvin; Kang, Andrew.

In: Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, Vol. 41, No. 2, 23.10.1970, p. 482-487.

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