Susan E Logue et al.
Biochemical Society transactions, 36(Pt 1), 1-9 (2008-01-23)
Apoptosis, a highly controlled mode of cell death, is utilized to eliminate superfluous, aged, injured or infected cells from the body. Caspases, a family of aspartic acid-specific proteases, are the major effectors of apoptosis. To curtail their activity, caspases are