Collagenase

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Collagenase Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of collagen and gelatin

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of collagen and gelatin

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Collagenase'


  • Collagenase: Collagenases are enzymes that break the peptide bonds in collagen. They assist in destroying extracellular structures in the pathogenesis of bacteria such
  • Microbial collagenase: Microbial collagenase (EC 3.4.24.3, Clostridium histolyticum collagenase, clostridiopeptidase A, collagenase A, collagenase I, Achromobacter iophagus
  • Neutrophil collagenase: Neutrophil collagenase (EC 3.4.24.34, matrix metalloproteinase 8, PMNL collagenase, MMP-8) is an enzyme. This enzyme catalyses the following chemical
  • Interstitial collagenase: Interstitial collagenase (EC 3.4.24.7, vertebrate collagenase, matrix metalloproteinase 1) is an enzyme. This enzyme catalyses the following chemical reaction
  • Collagenase IV: Collagenase IV may refer to one of two enzymes: Gelatinase A Gelatinase B
  • Collagenase clostridium histolyticum: Collagenase clostridium histolyticum is an enzyme produced by the bacterium Clostridium histolyticum that dismantles collagen. It is used as a powder-and-solvent

Collagenase Sample Sentences in News


  • Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Present XIAFLEX and STENDRA Data at SMSNA Scientific Meeting
    CHESTERBROOK, Pa., Nov. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AUXL), a specialty biopharmaceutical company, today announced that data evaluating the use of XIAFLEX® (collagenase clostridium histolyticum or CCH) for the treatment of Peyronie's disease (PD) and STENDRA®  (avanafil) tablets for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED) will Read more on this news related to 'Collagenase'
  • BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. Announces New Data on XIAFLEX® for Peyronie's Disease Presented at SMSNA Scientific ...
    LYNBROOK, N.Y., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: BSTC), a biopharmaceutical company developing first in class collagenase-based products marketed as XIAFLEX ® (collagenase ... Read more on this news related to 'Collagenase'
  • BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. to Host Conference Call to Report Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results on Monday ...
    LYNBROOK, N.Y., Nov. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (BSTC), a biopharmaceutical company developing first in class collagenase-based products marketed as XIAFLEX® (collagenase clostridium histolyticum or CCH) in the U.S. Read more on this news related to 'Collagenase'

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