Published Online: 16 JUL 2007
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Barrett, A. J. and Rawlings, N. D. 2007. Proteases. eLS. .
- Published Online: 16 JUL 2007
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Proteases are catalytically active proteins (enzymes) that break down proteins and their fragments by hydrolysis.