Chapter 34. Current Therapeutic Strategies Targeting Caspases in Disease

  1. Prof. Dr. Klaus-Michael Debatin and
  2. PD Dr. Simone Fulda
  1. Ute Fischer and
  2. Klaus Schulze-Osthoff

Published Online: 26 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619665.ch34

Apoptosis and Cancer Therapy: From Cutting-edge Science to Novel Therapeutic Concepts

Apoptosis and Cancer Therapy: From Cutting-edge Science to Novel Therapeutic Concepts

How to Cite

Fischer, U. and Schulze-Osthoff, K. (2006) Current Therapeutic Strategies Targeting Caspases in Disease, in Apoptosis and Cancer Therapy: From Cutting-edge Science to Novel Therapeutic Concepts (eds K.-M. Debatin and S. Fulda), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619665.ch34

Editor Information

  1. Universitätsklinik für Kinder-und Jugendmedizin, Eythstr. 24, 89075, Ulm

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 FEB 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527312375

Online ISBN: 9783527619665

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Keywords:

  • inflammasome;
  • hydrolysis;
  • oxyanion hole;
  • caspase activation;
  • adenoviral gene

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Caspases: Catalysts of Death and Innate Immune Responses

  • Biochemistry of Caspases