"Leucine" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
An essential branched-chain amino acid important for hemoglobin formation.
- Leucine, L-Isomer
- L-Isomer Leucine
- Leucine, L Isomer
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Leucine" by people in Profiles.
Gendrin C, Vornhagen J, Armistead B, Singh P, Whidbey C, Merillat S, Knupp D, Parker R, Rogers LM, Quach P, Iyer LM, Aravind L, Manning SD, Aronoff DM, Rajagopal L. A Nonhemolytic Group B Streptococcus Strain Exhibits Hypervirulence. J Infect Dis. 2018 03 05; 217(6):983-987.
Blass G, Levchenko V, Ilatovskaya DV, Staruschenko A. Chronic cathepsin inhibition by E-64 in Dahl salt-sensitive rats. Physiol Rep. 2016 09; 4(17).
Mis Solval K, Bankston JD, Bechtel PJ, Sathivel S. Physicochemical Properties of Microencapsulated ?-3 Salmon Oil with Egg White Powder. J Food Sci. 2016 Mar; 81(3):E600-9.
Hook G, Yu J, Toneff T, Kindy M, Hook V. Brain pyroglutamate amyloid-ß is produced by cathepsin B and is reduced by the cysteine protease inhibitor E64d, representing a potential Alzheimer's disease therapeutic. J Alzheimers Dis. 2014; 41(1):129-49.
Hammel SC, East K, Shaka AJ, Rose MR, Shahrestani P. Brief early-life non-specific incorporation of deuterium extends mean life span in Drosophila melanogaster without affecting fecundity. Rejuvenation Res. 2013 Apr; 16(2):98-104.
Hook G, Hook V, Kindy M. The cysteine protease inhibitor, E64d, reduces brain amyloid-ß and improves memory deficits in Alzheimer's disease animal models by inhibiting cathepsin B, but not BACE1, ß-secretase activity. J Alzheimers Dis. 2011; 26(2):387-408.
Gallego PH, Craig ME, Duffin AC, Bennetts B, Jenkins AJ, Hofer S, Lam A, Donaghue KC. Association between p.Leu54Met polymorphism at the paraoxonase-1 gene and plantar fascia thickness in young subjects with type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2008 Aug; 31(8):1585-9.
Hook VY, Kindy M, Hook G. Inhibitors of cathepsin B improve memory and reduce beta-amyloid in transgenic Alzheimer disease mice expressing the wild-type, but not the Swedish mutant, beta-secretase site of the amyloid precursor protein. J Biol Chem. 2008 Mar 21; 283(12):7745-53.
Chang L, Zhang J, Tseng YH, Xie CQ, Ilany J, Brüning JC, Sun Z, Zhu X, Cui T, Youker KA, Yang Q, Day SM, Kahn CR, Chen YE. Rad GTPase deficiency leads to cardiac hypertrophy. Circulation. 2007 Dec 18; 116(25):2976-2983.
Sribnick EA, Matzelle DD, Banik NL, Ray SK. Direct evidence for calpain involvement in apoptotic death of neurons in spinal cord injury in rats and neuroprotection with calpain inhibitor. Neurochem Res. 2007 Dec; 32(12):2210-6.