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42 We have shown that MEK1 transformants show an increase in MMP2 and MMP9 activities (67), two matrix metalloproteinases that have been implicated in metastasis (68-73). We also observed an increase in the expression of cathepsin L (67), which also has been correlated with metastatic potential in ras-transformed cells (74, 75). One way that cathepsin L may lead to an increase in metastatic potential is by allowing the transformed cells to evade the, immune response by cleavage of the third component of complement (76).