attacin antibacterial protein, insect

Known as: attacin, attacins 
 
National Institutes of Health

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1983-2017
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2011
2011
To isolate antimicrobial-related genes from the beet armyworm, Spodoptera exigua, we performed GeneFishing, a polymerase chain… (More)
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2009
2009
Serine proteinases in insect plasma have been implicated in two types of immune responses; that is, activation of… (More)
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2006
2006
Tsetse flies transmit the protozoan parasite African trypanosomes, the agents of human sleeping sickness in sub-Saharan Africa… (More)
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2005
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2005
The Imd signaling cascade, similar to the mammalian TNF-receptor pathway, controls antimicrobial peptide expression in Drosophila… (More)
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2003
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2003
Fat body and hemocytes play a central role in cellular and humoral responses for systemic infections in invertebrates, similar to… (More)
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2000
2000
Insects express a battery of potent antimicrobial proteins in response to injury and infection. Recent work from several… (More)
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1999
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1999
Lepidoptera have been reported to produce several antibacterial peptides in response to septic injury. However, in marked… (More)
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1997
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1997
Mammals and insects employ similar Rel/NF-kappaB signaling cascades in their humoral immune responses. The mammalian interleukin… (More)
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1984
1984
The insect pathogen Bacillus thuringiensis produces an exoprotease, inhibitor A, at the beginning of the stationary growth phase… (More)
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1983
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1983
Six closely related antibacterial proteins, attacins A-F, were isolated from the hemolymph of immunized pupae of the Cecropia… (More)
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