Physiological Roles of Ectoenzymes Indicated by the Use of Aminopeptidase Inhibitors

  • Fuminori Abe
  • Takaaki Aoyagi


In living organisms, enzymes work in complicated networks to perform various biological functions. To analyse such functions, specific enzyme inhibitors are needed. Such inhibitors would be of great value in elucidating disease processes and may have uses in the treatment of disease.


Biological Response Modifier Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cancer Immunol Squamous Cell Lung Cancer Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fuminori Abe
    • 1
  • Takaaki Aoyagi
    • 2
  1. 1.Drug Research Department, R.& D. DivisionNippon Koyaku Co. Ltd.Kita-ku, TokyoJapan
  2. 2.Institute of Microbial ChemistryShinagawa-ku, TokyoJapan

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