Cathelicidins

Known as: Cathelicidins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Antimicrobial cationic peptides with a highly conserved amino terminal cathelin-like domain and a more variable carboxy terminal domain. They are… (More)
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2008
2008
Cathelicidins are antimicrobial peptides indicated as important in the control of the natural microflora as well as in the fight… (More)
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2007
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2007
Cathelicidins are antimicrobial peptides of the innate immune system that establish an antimicrobial barrier at epithelial… (More)
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2006
2006
Cathelicidins comprise a family of antimicrobial peptides sharing a highly conserved cathelin domain. Here we report that the… (More)
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2005
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2005
Cathelicidins have broad anti-microbial capacity and are important for host defense against skin infections by some bacterial and… (More)
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2004
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2004
Mammals generate a diverse array of antimicrobial proteins, largely represented by defensins or cathelicidins. The direct in… (More)
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2003
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2003
Cathelicidins (caths) are peptides that are expressed at high levels in neutrophils and some epithelia and can act as natural… (More)
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2003
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2003
Cathelicidins are a class of small cationic peptide antibiotics that are expressed in skin and in other epithelial cells and are… (More)
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2001
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2001
Cathelicidins are a family of antimicrobial proteins found in the peroxidase-negative granules of neutrophils. The known biologic… (More)
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2001
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2001
Cathelicidins are a family of peptides thought to provide an innate defensive barrier against a variety of potential microbial… (More)
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1999
1999
Cathelicidins are precursors of defense peptides of the innate immunity and are widespread in mammals. Their structure comprises… (More)
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