matrix metalloproteinase 9
Gene Symbol: matrix metalloproteinase 9
Description: matrix metallopeptidase 9
Alias: matrix metalloproteinase-9, 92 kDa gelatinase, 92 kDa type IV collagenase, GELB, MMP-9, Preproform of 92-kDa type IV collagenase (MMP-9): N-terminal, gelatinase B, matrix metallopeptidase 9 (gelatinase B, 92kDa gelatinase, 92kDa type IV collagenase)
Products: matrix metalloproteinase 9
- Wu Z, Zhang Z, Nie S, Yuan J, Yang Y. Activity of matrix metalloproteinases 2 and 9 in cultured rabbit corneal epithelium cells stimulated by tumor necrosis factor alpha. Genet Mol Res. 2015;14:6360-8 pubmed publisher..This may be a potential manipulating mechanism of MMP expression in the pathogenesis of corneal diseases, and could play an important role in the prevention and treatment of corneal inflammatory diseases. ..
- Ruddy J, Jones J, Stroud R, Mukherjee R, Spinale F, Ikonomidis J. Differential effect of wall tension on matrix metalloproteinase promoter activation in the thoracic aorta. J Surg Res. 2010;160:333-9 pubmed publisher..Using unique transgenic constructs with homology to human MMP promoters, this study demonstrated that a physiologically relevant mechanical stimulus was sufficient to differentially induce MMP promoter activation. ..
- Qiu Q, Liu Y, Song Q, Ge Y, Hong G, Lu Z, et al. [Effects of hemoperfusion on oxidative stress, matrix metalloproteinases and their inhibitors in acute paraquat poisoning rabbits]. Zhonghua Lao Dong Wei Sheng Zhi Ye Bing Za Zhi. 2012;30:89-96 pubmed..So HP treatment could play a role in rescuing the PQ poisoning and protecting the organs function. ..
- Wu G, Sun S, Long X, Wang L, Ren S. Early stage minimally invasive procedures reduce perihematomal MMP-9 and blood-brain barrier disruption in a rabbit model of intracerebral hemorrhage. Neurol Res. 2013;35:649-58 pubmed publisher..The optimal time window of performing MI procedures for the intracerebral hematoma evacuation might be within 6-12 hours after hemorrhage. ..