MMP10

MMP10

A gene on chromosome 11q22.3 that encodes matrix metalloproteinase 10, which degrades fibronectin; gelatins I, III, IV and V; weakly, collagens III, IV and V; and activates procollagenase.
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The authors reported that Men-SCs were able to produce matrix metalloproteinase-3 (MMP3), MMP10, granulocyte macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF), angiopoietin-2, and platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF)-BB in quantities 10 to 10,000 times higher than those in umbilical cord blood cells.
Serum MMP7, MMP10 and MMP12 level as negative prognostic markers in colon cancer patients," BMC Cancer, vol.
MMP1, MMP3, MMP7, and MMP10 are expressed by head and neck carcinoma.
The correlation between invasive tumoral behavior and the expression of stromelysins is suggested by variable MMP3 and MMP10 expression in transformed rat embryo cell lines.
1] integrin (CD29) were upregulated in the liver metastasizing cell line, whereas angiopoetin 1 and MMP10 were upregulated genes of the peritoneal disseminating cell line.