SERPINB1

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SERPINB1

A gene on chromosome 6p25 that encodes a member of the serine protease inhibitor (serpin) family that regulates the activity of the neutrophil proteases elastase, cathepsin G, proteinase-3, chymase, chymotrypsin and kallikrein-3.
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Wheat extract presented restructuring, hydrating, anti-free radicals and anti-elastase activities, being able to increase skin hydration and reduce TEWL, desquamation, roughness and itching (1-4).
Clinical studies have demonstrated that Trypsone maintains protective levels of AAT and increases anti-elastase capacity in the lungs of patients with AAT deficiency.
Our findings highlight anti-elastase and anti-keratinase activity of above mentioned essential oils as a novel property to be exploited in controlling invasive and superficial mycoses.
Anti-elastase and anti-hyaluronidase activities of saponins and sapogenins from Hedera helix, Aesculus hippocastanum, and Ruscus aculeatus: factors contributing to their efficacy in the treatment of venous insufficiency.
In one study, in which Western blotting was used to detect antibodies, anti-BPI, anti-elastase, anti-catalase, and anti-[alpha]-enolase antibodies were found in 0%, 0%, 10%,and 5% of healthy controls, respectively (27).
Also, samples taken of lung fluid indicate that alpha1-antitrypsin levels there are essentially normal, as well as the anti-elastase capacity of the protein found in the lung.
Telmesteine helps to maintain hyaluronic acid at the site of radiation damage and has anti-elastase and anti-collagenase activity.
In fact, the measured anti-elastase efficacy of the active ingredient is similar to alpha-1 anti-trypsin, a potent serine protease inhibitor.
2009) have screened 21 plants for their anti-collagenase, anti-elastase and antioxidant activity.
E)-2-octenal and (E)-2-nonenal inhibited the elastase activity in a concentration-dependent manner; the anti-elastase activity suggests an additional target of the antimicrobial activity of these compounds.
The product includes D-Contraxol, an exclusive dermo-smoothing complex containing anti-elastase agents and nanocapsules of vitamin A and matrixine, a skin strengthening ingredient.