Cysteine Proteases of Pathogenic Organisms

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-8413-5 (Print) 978-1-4419-8414-2 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

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    Pages 1-14

    Papain-Like Proteases of Staphylococcus aureus

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    Pages 15-29

    The Lysine-Specific Gingipain of Porphyromonas gingivalis

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    Pages 30-48

    Falcipains and Other Cysteine Proteases of Malaria Parasites

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    Pages 49-61

    Cathepsin Proteases in Toxoplasma gondii

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    Pages 62-83

    Entamoeba histolytica Cathepsin-Like Enzymes

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    Pages 84-99

    Cysteine Peptidases of Kinetoplastid Parasites

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    Pages 100-115

    Cruzain

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    Pages 116-135

    The Phylogeny, Structure and Function of Trematode Cysteine Proteases, with Particular Emphasis on the Fasciola hepatica Cathepsin L Family

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    Pages 136-154

    Cathepsins B1 and B2 of Trichobilharzia SPP., Bird Schistosomes Causing Cercarial Dermatitis

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    Pages 155-176

    Proteases in Blood-Feeding Nematodes and Their Potential as Vaccine Candidates

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    Pages 177-191

    Cysteine Proteases from Bloodfeeding Arthropod Ectoparasites

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    Pages 192-207

    How Pathogen-Derived Cysteine Proteases Modulate Host Immune Responses

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    Pages 208-221

    Cystatins of Parasitic Organisms

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 223-226