Accession Number:

ADA034191

Title:

Protein Chemistry of Necrotic Wounds.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 31 Oct 75-31 Oct 76,

Corporate Author:

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-12-13

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The author has successfully 1 isolated, purified and chemically characterized MIF 2 isolated, purified and characterized chemically lymphotactin and 3 isolated, purified and partially characterized a lysosomal permeability factor hitherto known as Skin Reactive Factor, and presumed to be lymphokine. The author made the fundamental discovery that the acid leukokinin system is most probably not a cathepsin D activated kinin, but rather is the result of the activity of the unrecognized cathepsin, which the author choose to call cathepsin H i.e. isoelectric point of pH 4.2.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE