N H Choi-Miura

Summary

Affiliation: Showa University
Country: Japan

Publications

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    Choi Miura N, Otsuyama K, Sano Y, Saito K, Takahashi K, Tomita M. Hepatic injury-specific conversion of mouse plasma hyaluronan binding protein to the active hetero-dimer form. Biol Pharm Bull. 2001;24:892-6 pubmed
    ..e., PHBP activates urokinase, urokinase activates matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and MMPs degrade extracellular matrix for liver regeneration. ..
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    Choi Miura N, Yoda M, Saito K, Takahashi K, Tomita M. Identification of the substrates for plasma hyaluronan binding protein. Biol Pharm Bull. 2001;24:140-3 pubmed
    ..PHBP did not cleave (activate) prothrombin and plasminogen, but it converted the inactive single chain urinary plasminogen activator to the active two chain form. ..
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    Choi Miura N, Takahashi K, Yoda M, Saito K, Mazda T, Tomita M. Proteolytic activation and inactivation of the serine protease activity of plasma hyaluronan binding protein. Biol Pharm Bull. 2001;24:448-52 pubmed