Stylicins , a new family of antimicrobial peptides from the Pacific blue shrimp Litopenaeus stylirostris

@inproceedings{Rollanda2009StylicinsA,
  title={Stylicins , a new family of antimicrobial peptides from the Pacific blue shrimp Litopenaeus stylirostris},
  author={J. L. Rollanda and M. Abdelouahabb and J. Dupontc and F. Lefevrec and E. Bach{\`e}rea and B. Romestanda},
  year={2009}
}
  • J. L. Rollanda, M. Abdelouahabb, +3 authors B. Romestanda
  • Published 2009
The present study reports the characterization of Ls-Stylicin1, a novel antimicrobial peptide from the penaeid shrimp, Litopenaeus stylirostris. The predicted mature peptide of 82 residues is negatively charged (theoretical pI = 5.0) and characterized by a proline-rich N-terminal region and a C-terminal region containing 13 cysteine residues. The recombinant Ls-Stylicin1 has been isolated in both monomeric and dimeric forms. Both display strong antifungal activity against Fusarium oxysporum (1… CONTINUE READING

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