WAP Domain

Known as: WAP Motif, Whey Acidic Protein Domain 
The WAP (Whey Acidic Protein) Domain contains eight characteristically-spaced cysteine residues involved in disulphide bond formation and occurs in… (More)
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2016
2016
Crustins are a family of antimicrobial peptides mainly identified in crustaceans and characterized by a whey acidic protein (WAP… (More)
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2013
2013
Crustin (MrCrs) was sequenced from a freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii. The MrCrs protein contains a signal peptide… (More)
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2013
2013
The protein anosmin-1, coded by the KAL1 gene responsible for the X-linked form of Kallmann syndrome (KS), exerts its biological… (More)
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2013
2013
Crustins are cysteine-rich cationic antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) found in decapod crustaceans. Six novel crustin genes (Paj… (More)
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2013
2013
The single whey acidic protein (WAP) domain containing proteins (SWDs) in crustacean belong to type III crustins and have… (More)
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2009
2009
The main function of the single whey acidic protein domain (SWD)-containing protein in shrimp is unknown. To elucidate the… (More)
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2007
2007
Crustins are antimicrobial peptides initially identified in the hemocytes of the crab Carcinus maenas (11.5-kDa peptide or… (More)
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2003
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2003
Myostatin, a member of the TGFbeta superfamily, is a potent and specific negative regulator of skeletal muscle mass. In serum… (More)
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2003
2003
Human prostate cancer is associated with a reactive stroma typified by an increase in the proportion of myofibroblast type cells… (More)
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2002
2002
Elafin, a bifunctional protein, has the NH2-terminal domain functions as a transglutaminase substrate for crosslinking to lysine… (More)
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