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Matrix Metalloproteinases

"Matrix Metalloproteinases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
A family of zinc-dependent metalloendopeptidases that are involved in the degradation of EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX components. EC 3.4.24.-.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Matrix Metalloproteinases" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Matrix Metalloproteinases" was a major or minor topic of these publication.