Mannose Binding Lectin

Known as: Lectin, Mannose-Binding, Mannose-Binding Protein, Mannan Binding Protein 
A recombinant protein similar or identical to human mannan-binding lectin (MBL) with opsonin activity. MBL, a soluble pattern recognition receptor… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The envelope protein (gp120/gp41) of HIV-1 is highly glycosylated with about half of the molecular mass of gp120 consisting of N… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Gram-positive organisms like Staphylococcus aureus are a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Humoral response… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
When the adaptive immune response is either immature or compromised, the innate immune system constitutes the principle defense… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Mannose-binding lectin (MBL; also known as mannan-binding lectin) is involved in first-line defence by binding to bacteria… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Vaginal concentrations of mannose-binding lectin (MBL) and possession of a polymorphism in codon 54 of the MBL gene were… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT Hospital-based studies have found that increased susceptibility to certain infections is associated with low serum levels… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The plasma protein mannose-binding lectin (MBL) activates the complement system by binding to carbohydrate structures presented… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Mannose (or mannan)-binding lectin (MBL) is an oligomeric serum lectin that plays a role in innate immunity by activating the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Both ficolins and mannose-binding lectin (MBL) are lectins characterized by the presence of collagen-like and carbohydrate… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Mannose-binding lectin (MBL) is the most intensively studied human collectin. It is recognized to be a versatile macro-molecule… (More)
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