Gene Symbol: ctss
Description: cathepsin S
Alias: cathepsin S
Species: channel catfish
Yeh H, Klesius P. Molecular cloning, sequencing and characterization of channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus, Rafinesque 1818) cathepsin S gene. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2008;126:382-7 pubmed publisher
b>Cathepsin S is a lysosomal cysteine endopeptidase of the papain family...
Dong X, Ye Z, Song L, Su B, Zhao H, Peatman E, et al
. Expression profile analysis of two cathepsin S in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) mucosal tissues following bacterial challenge. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2016;48:112-8 pubmed publisher
b>Cathepsin S belongs to the papain family of cysteine protease, and is considered to play key roles in immune responses after bacterial challenge...