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Caspase 7 MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Caspase 7
Tree Number(s)
D08.811.277.656.262.500.126.350.700
D08.811.277.656.300.200.126.350.700
D12.776.476.075.405.350.700
Unique ID
D053179
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D053179
Scope Note
A short pro-domain caspase that plays an effector role in APOPTOSIS. It is activated by INITIATOR CASPASES such as CASPASE 3 and CASPASE 10. Several isoforms of this protein exist due to multiple alternative splicing of its MESSENGER RNA.
Entry Term(s)
Apoptotic Protease Mch-3
Caspase-7
ICE-Like Apoptotic Protease 3
Mch-3 Protease
Pro-caspase 7
Pro-caspase-7
Procaspase 7
Procaspase-7
Registry Number
EC 3.4.22.-
Public MeSH Note
2007; CASPASE 7 was indexed under CASPASES 1997-2006
History Note
2007(1997)
Entry Combination
antagonists & inhibitors:Caspase Inhibitors
Date Established
2007/01/01
Date of Entry
2006/07/05
Revision Date
2021/05/21
Caspase 7 Preferred
Procaspase 7 Narrower
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