Harvard Catalyst Profiles

Contact, publication, and social network information about Harvard faculty and fellows.

Caspase 1

"Caspase 1" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A long pro-domain caspase that has specificity for the precursor form of INTERLEUKIN-1BETA. It plays a role in INFLAMMATION by catalytically converting the inactive forms of CYTOKINES such as interleukin-1beta to their active, secreted form. Caspase 1 is referred as interleukin-1beta converting enzyme and is frequently abbreviated ICE.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Caspase 1" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Caspase 1" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 115 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 10 publications in 2013 and 2015
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.
Related Networks
People
Explore
_
Similar Concepts
_
Top Journals 
_
Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.