"Leukocyte Elastase" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of proteins, including elastin. It cleaves preferentially bonds at the carboxyl side of Ala and Val, with greater specificity for Ala. EC 188.8.131.52.
- Leukocyte Elastase
- Elastase, Leukocyte
- Polymorphonuclear Leukocyte Elastase
- Elastase, Polymorphonuclear Leukocyte
- Leukocyte Elastase, Polymorphonuclear
- Neutrophil Elastase
- Elastase, Neutrophil
- PMN Elastase
- Elastase, PMN
- Granulocyte Elastase
- Elastase, Granulocyte
- Lysosomal Elastase
- Elastase, Lysosomal
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