Cysteine Cathepsin Protease Inhibition: An update on its Diagnostic, Prognostic and Therapeutic Potential in Cancer

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  • Authors:
  • Surinder M. Soond
  • Maria V Kozhevnikova
  • Paul Townsend
  • Andrey A Zamyatnin


In keeping with recent developments in basic research; the importance of the Cathepsins as targets in cancer therapy have taken on increasing importance and given rise to a number of key areas of interest in the clinical setting. In keeping with driving basic research in this area in a translational direction; recent findings have given rise to a number of exciting developments in the areas of cancer diagnosis; prognosis and therapeutic development. As a fast-moving area of research; the focus of this review brings together the latest findings and highlights the translational significance of these developments.

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Original languageEnglish
Number of pages14
JournalPharmaceuticals (Basel, Switzerland)
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 11 Jun 2019