Lactoferrin

Known as: Lactoferrin [Chemical/Ingredient], Lactoferrins, Lactotransferrin 
An iron-binding protein that was originally characterized as a milk protein. It is widely distributed in secretory fluids and is found in the… (More)

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1969-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Apoptosis is a noninflammatory, programmed form of cell death. One mechanism underlying the non-phlogistic nature of the… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Lactoferrin is an iron-binding glycoprotein present in epithelial secretions, such as milk, and in the secondary granules of… (More)
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2003
2003
Lactoferrin is a glycoprotein present in most human mucosal secretions, including human milk. Lactoferrin is bacteriostatic in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Lactoferrin (LF), a cationic 80-kDa protein present in polymorphonuclear leukocytes and in mucosal secretions, is known to have… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Although the antimicrobial activity of lactoferrin has been well described, its mechanism of action has been poorly characterized… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The low density lipoprotein receptor-related protein/alpha 2-macroglobulin receptor (LRP) and gp330, two members of the low… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Although lactoferrin has antimicrobial activity, its mechanism of action is not full defined. Recently we have shown that the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Many studies have shown that lactoferrin and transferrin have antimicrobial activity against gram-negative bacteria, but a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Lactoferrin is an iron-binding protein that has been detected in secretions that bathe human mucosal tissues. Previous studies… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Streptococcus mutans and Vibrio cholerae, but not Escherichia coli, were killed by incubation with purified human apolactoferrin… (More)
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