"Cystatins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A homologous group of endogenous CYSTEINE PROTEINASE INHIBITORS. The cystatins inhibit most CYSTEINE ENDOPEPTIDASES such as PAPAIN, and other peptidases which have a sulfhydryl group at the active site.
|Type 3 Cystatins
- Type 3 Cystatins
- Cystatins, Type 3
- Type III Cystatins
- Cystatins, Type III
Type 2 Cystatins
- Type 2 Cystatins
- Cystatins, Type 2
- Type II Cystatins
- Cystatins, Type II
Type 1 Cystatins
- Type 1 Cystatins
- Cystatins, Type 1
- Type I Cystatins
- Cystatins, Type I
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