The in vitro evaluation of anti-chlamydial and cytotoxic properties of dermaseptin S4 and derivatives: peptides from amphibian skin

@article{Bergaoui2013TheIV,
  title={The in vitro evaluation of anti-chlamydial and cytotoxic properties of dermaseptin S4 and derivatives: peptides from amphibian skin},
  author={Ines Bergaoui and Amira Za{\"i}ri and Houda Gharsallah and Mahjoub Aouni and Adn{\'e}ne Hammami and Khaled Hani and Boulbaba Selmi},
  journal={Medicinal Chemistry Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={22},
  pages={6096-6104}
}
Chlamydia trachomatis is an obligate intracellular bacterium responsible for a number of health problems, including sexually transmitted infection in humans. Efforts were made for the search of alternative therapies. Accordingly, the present study was undertaken to perform a systemic in vitro investigation on the anti-chlamydial potential of cationic… CONTINUE READING