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Kiryu-Seo S, Sasaki M, Yokohama H, Nakagomi S, Hirayama T, Aoki S, Wada K, Kiyama H (2000) Damage induced neuronal endopeptidase (DINE) is a unique metallopeptidase expressed in response to neuronal damage and activates superoxide scavengers. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 97:4345-4350.
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Kato H, Allen N, Emson PC, Kiyama H (2000) GAP-43 N-terminal translocation signal targets beta-galactosidase to developing axons in a pan-neuronal transgenic mouse line. Dev. Brain Res. 121:109-112.