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BPI gene

Known as: BPIFD1, bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein, BACTERICIDAL PERMEABILITY-INCREASING PROTEIN 
This gene is involved in lipopolysaccharide binding.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BackgroundThe diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) remains a serious clinical challenge. There is a pressing need… Expand
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2002
Review
2002
  • O. Levy
  • Expert opinion on investigational drugs
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 27482194
Innate immune mechanisms respond rapidly to bacterial infection. A key cellular component of the innate immune response is the… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Much has been learned recently about the structure and function of 55 kDa bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein (BPI), a… Expand
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1998
Review
1998
  • P. Elsbach
  • Journal of leukocyte biology
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 36780757
The bactericidal/permeability‐increasing protein (BPI) is a 456‐residue cationic protein produced only by precursors of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Meningococcal sepsis remains an important cause of morbidity and mortality. We hypothesised that children with severe… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein (BPI) is a 55-kDa cationic protein (nBPI55) elaborated by polymorphonuclear… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein (BPI) of neutrophils and BPI fragments neutralize the effects of isolated Gram… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Systemic release of endotoxin (LPS) after Gram-negative infection initiates a cascade of host cytokines that are thought to be… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The primary structure of lipopolysaccharide binding protein (LBP), a trace plasma protein that binds to the lipid A moiety of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Neutrophil granules contain proteins important in host defense against bacterial pathogens. Granule proteins released from… Expand
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