cationic antimicrobial protein CAP 37

Known as: Cationic Antimicrobial Protein 37, Heparin-Binding Protein, cationic antimicrobial protein CAP 37, human 
Azurocidin (251 aa, ~27 kDa) is encoded by the human AZU1 gene. This protein plays a role in chemotaxis and receptor activation.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The leukocyte response in inflammation is characterized by an initial recruitment of polymorphonuclear leukocytes (PMN) preceding… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
1. YKL-40 In a search of new bone proteins, the glycoprotein YKL-40 was identified in 1989 to be secreted in vitro in large… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Leukocyte recruitment in inflammation is critical for host defense, but excessive accumulation of inflammatory cells can lead to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The two-component regulatory system PmrA-PmrB confers resistance of Salmonella spp. to cationic antimicrobial peptides (AP) such… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Neutrophil elastase (NE) is a potent serine proteinase1,2 whose expression is limited to a narrow window during myeloid… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CYR61 is a secreted, cysteine-rich, heparin-binding protein encoded by a growth factor-inducible immediate-early gene. Acting as… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Reports that interleukin-8 (IL-8) induces the infiltration of neutrophils followed by T-cells into injection sites led us to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Antimicrobial cationic peptides are a host defense mechanism of many animal species including mammals, insects, and amphibians… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
This report describes the isolation and recombinant expression of a cDNA clone encoding HER4, the fourth member of the human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We report the identification and purification of a new inflammatory monokine synthesized by the macrophage tumor cell line RAW… (More)
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