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Genomes and Genes




Gene Symbol: CASP9
Description: caspase 9
Alias: caspase-9, caspase 9, apoptosis-related cysteine peptidase
Species: cow
Products:     CASP9

Top Publications

  1. Kuckleburg C, Tiwari R, Czuprynski C. Endothelial cell apoptosis induced by bacteria-activated platelets requires caspase-8 and -9 and generation of reactive oxygen species. Thromb Haemost. 2008;99:363-72 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings suggest that bacterial activation of platelets may contribute to endothelial cell dysfunction observed during sepsis, specifically by inducing endothelial cell apoptosis...
  2. Van Ba H, Hwang I. Role of caspase-9 in the effector caspases and genome expressions, and growth of bovine skeletal myoblasts. Dev Growth Differ. 2014;56:131-42 pubmed publisher
    ..These data suggest that caspase-9 could play an important role in the control of cell growth, and knockdown of caspase-9 may have genuine potential in the treatment of skeletal muscle atrophy. ..