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Table 3 Expression values of genes encoding endogenous proteases in milk somatic cells at 15, 90 and 250 days of lactation

From: Transcriptional profiling of bovine milk using RNA sequencing

Category Enzyme Gene symbol1 Day 152 Day 902 Day 2502
Cathepsins Cathepsin B CTSB 1062.9 4463.3 6052.5
  Cathepsin D CTSD 786.0 4007.6 4645.6
  Cathepsin Z CTSZ 222.0 1048.3 1034.0
  Cathepsin H CTSH 122.9 536.0 649.1
  Cathepsin S CTSS 89.1 507.2 642.9
  Cathepsin C CTSC 69.3 378.1 446.4
  Cathepsin K CTSK 82.1 370.5 389.8
  Cathepsin A CTSA 86.8 432.5 334.0
  Cathepsin F CTSF 22.1 76.2 103.3
  Cathepsin W CTSW 16.7 25.3 32.2
  Cathepsin L2 CTSL2 10.5 12.5 13.0
  Cathepsin O CTSO 0.8 3.7 4.4
  Cathepsin L1 CTSL1 0.9 0.8 0.1
  Cathepsin G CTSG 0.0 0.0 0.0
Elastase Elastase 1 ELA1 0.4 3.2 1.2
  Elastase 3B ELA3B 0.0 0.1 0.1
Plasminogen pathway Plasminogen PLG 0.0 0.0 0.0
  Urokinase-typeplasminogen activator PLAU 18.7 216.8 52.2
  Urokinase receptor PLAUR 60.4 346.1 91.3
  Tissue plasminogen activator PLAT 1.9 4.2 4.8
  Plasminogen activator inhibitor SERPINE1 3.6 79.7 19.5
  Plasmin inhibitor SERPINF2 0.0 0.3 0.1
  1. 1Gene symbol according to NCBI Entrez gene database http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/gene/
  2. 2Days 15, 90 and 250 gene expressions given in RPKM
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