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    • The defensive functions of plant inhibitors are not restricted to insect enzyme inhibition 

      Sumikawa, Joana Tomomi; Brito, Marlon Vilela de; Rodrigues Macedo, Maria Ligia; Uchoa, Adriana F.; Miranda, Antonio [UNIFESP]; Araujo, Ana Paula U.; Silva-Lucca, Rosemeire A.; Sampaio, Misako Uemura; Oliva, Maria Luiza Vilela [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2010-02-01)
      Three plant proteinase inhibitors BbKI (kallikrein inhibitor) and BbCI (cruzipain inhibitor) from Bauhinia bouhinioides, and a BrTI (trypsin inhibitor) from B. rufa, were examined for other effects in Callosobruchus maculatus ...

    • Structural and inhibitory properties of a plant proteinase inhibitor containing the RGD motif 

      Nakahata, Adriana Miti [UNIFESP]; Bueno, Norlene Regina [UNIFESP]; Rocha, Hugo Alexandre de Oliveira; Franco, Celia Regina Cavichiolo; Chammas, Roger; Nakaie, Clovis Ryuichi [UNIFESP]; Jasiulionis, Miriam Galvonas [UNIFESP]; Nader, Helena Bonciani [UNIFESP]; Santana, Lucimeire Aparecida de [UNIFESP]; Sampaio, Misako Uemura [UNIFESP]; Oliva, Maria Luiza Vilela [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2006-12-15)
      Purified from Bauhinia rufa seeds, BrTI is a Kunitz proteinase inhibitor that contains the RGD sequence. BrTI inhibits trypsin (K-iapp 2.9 nM) and human plasma kallikrein (K-iapp 14.0 nM) but not other related enzymes. the ...