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Alpha 1-Antichymotrypsin

Introduction: Alpha 1-Antichymotrypsin

Description of Alpha 1-Antichymotrypsin

Alpha 1-Antichymotrypsin: Glycoprotein found in alpha(1)-globulin region in human serum. It inhibits chymotrypsin-like proteinases in vivo and has cytotoxic killer-cell activity in vitro. The protein also has a role as an acute-phase protein and is active in the control of immunologic and inflammatory processes, and as a tumor marker. It is a member of the serpin superfamily.
Source: MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Alpha 1-Antichymotrypsin

The following list attempts to classify Alpha 1-Antichymotrypsin into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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