Adaptors for Proteases

Krishnaswamy skris01 at unix.cc.emory.edu
Fri Sep 29 07:38:31 EST 1995


lhom at nature.Berkeley.EDU (Louis Hom) wrote:

>Has anyone here heard of a case where an adaptor molecule helps a protease
>find (well, bind) its substrate? 
>-- 
>_______________________________________________________________________________
>Lou Hom				   	"And summer's lease   
>lhom at nature.berkeley.edu		 Hath all too short a date." -- W.S.

At least two of the serine proteases of blood coagulation actually
function that way, except that the "adaptors" are called cofactor
proteins. 




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