Dual oxidase in the intestinal epithelium of zebrafish larvae has anti-bacterial properties.

@article{Flores2010DualOI,
  title={Dual oxidase in the intestinal epithelium of zebrafish larvae has anti-bacterial properties.},
  author={Maria Vega C. Flores and Katie C Crawford and Lisa M Pullin and C. J. Hall and Kathryn E. Crosier and Philip S. Crosier},
  journal={Biochemical and biophysical research communications},
  year={2010},
  volume={400 1},
  pages={164-8}
}
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) function in a range of physiological processes such as growth, metabolism and signaling, and also have a pathological role. Recent research highlighted the requirement for ROS generated by dual oxidase (DUOX) in host-defence responses in innate immunity and inflammatory disorders such as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), but in… CONTINUE READING