A decade of caspases.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Caspases are a family of cysteine proteases that play important roles in regulating apoptosis. A decade of research has generated a wealth of information on the signal transduction pathways mediated by caspases, the distinct functions of individual caspases and the mechanisms by which caspases mediate apoptosis and a variety of physiological and pathological processes.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Degterev, A; Boyce, M; Yuan, J

Published Date

  • November 24, 2003

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 22 / 53

Start / End Page

  • 8543 - 8567

PubMed ID

  • 14634618

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0950-9232

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/sj.onc.1207107


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England