DEFA5 gene

Known as: DEFENSIN, ALPHA, 5, defensin alpha 5, DEFA5 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2001-2016
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Antimicrobial peptides are important effectors of innate immunity throughout the plant and animal kingdoms. In the mammalian… (More)
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2010
2010
The rat azoxymethane (AOM)-induced colon carcinogenesis model provides useful information for understanding human colorectal… (More)
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2009
2009
We tested the opposing views concerning evolution of genes of the innate immune system that (i) being evolutionary ancient, the… (More)
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2009
2009
In the small intestine members of both the alpha-defensin (DEFA5 and DEFA6) and beta-defensin (DEFB1 and DEFB2) family contribute… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To investigate differential intestinal gene expression in patients with ulcerative colitis and in controls. DESIGN… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Reduced ileal Paneth cell alpha-defensin expression has been reported to be associated with Crohn's disease… (More)
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2007
2007
alpha-Defensin is an antimicrobial peptide which plays an important role in innate immunity. Human defensin (HD)-5 is stored in… (More)
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2006
2006
Extensive copy number polymorphism was recently reported for innate immunity-related alpha-defensin genes DEFA1 and DEFA3 and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Genetically encoded antibiotic peptides are evolutionarily ancient and widespread effector molecules of immune defence. Mammalian… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
To elucidate the biological dysregulation underlying two forms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), ulcerative colitis (UC) and… (More)
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