Literature associating CASP6 and familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Caspase 6, apoptosis-related cysteine peptidase; Involved in the activation cascade of caspases responsible for apoptosis execution. Cleaves poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase in vitro, as well as lamins. Overexpression promotes programmed cell death; Belongs to the peptidase C14A family.
Synonyms: CASP6, CASP6p, hCASP6, D6RBM3, D6RHU3 ...