HomeAbout

SIGN IN   Advanced Search










 
Browse Enzymology
BMP-1: Resurrection As Procollagen C-Proteinase

Access to the article is free, however registration and sign-in are required. The characterization of the function of bone morphogenetic protein-1 (BMP-1) was reported in last week's issue of Science (19 January, p. 360). In his Perspective, A. H. Reddi explains why it was surprising (and important) that BMP-1 turned out to be identical to procollagen C-proteinase, the enzyme responsible for triggering the self-assembly of collagen.

Rate this Resource:
1 = not useful, 5 = very useful

Please be the first to rate this resource.


View Free
Resource

Classifications


Resource Type: Journal article/Issue, Review, Diagram
Audience Level: High school upper division 11-12, Undergraduate lower division 13-14, Undergraduate upper division 15-16, Graduate

Author and Copyright


Authors and Editors: A. H. Reddi of Departments of Orthopedic Surgery and Biological Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Publisher: AAAS
Format: text/html
Copyright and other restrictions: Yes
Cost: No

Comments


» Sign In or register to post comments.


Collection:
American Association for the Advancement of Science


     
   

SITE MAP | CONTACT | POLICIES

Triple A S National Science Foundation Naitonal Science Digital Library Pathway
Funded by the individual BEN Collaborators and grants from the
National Science Foundation [DUE 0085840 / DUE 0226185 / DUE 0532797 / DUE 0734995]

This website is a National Science Digital Library (NSDL) Pathway.
Copyright © 2019. American Association for the Advancement of Science. All Rights Reserved.