How do Timps inhibit MMPs?

Tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases (TIMPS) comprise a family of four with molecular masses ranging between 21 (TIMP-2, nonglycosylated) and 27.5 (TIMP-1, glycosylated). Each TIMP inhibits MMPs via tight, non-covalent binding with 1:1 stoichiometry.

Related Posts

All categories