Lysosomal cysteine proteinase (cathepsin B, H, L) and metalloproteinase (MMP-7-ase) activities were measured from serum of 19 cystic fibrosis (CF) homozygotes and of 13 healthy children, as control group. The activity of cathepsin B and H significantly increased in the CF-group.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Acta paediatrica Hungarica|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 1 1987|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health