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cecropin A

National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
Cecropin A, isolated from the giant silk moth Hyalophora cecropia, is a 37‐mer peptide that exerts potent antimicrobial effects… Expand
2015
2015
Cecropin A is a novel 37-residue cecropin-like antimicrobial peptide isolated from the cecropia moth, Hyalophora cecropia. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Most antimicrobial peptides have been shown to have antitumoral activity. Cecropin A, a linear 37-residue antimicrobial… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Anti-microbial cecropins are humoral immune peptides originally found in insects. They possess a particular function of membrane… Expand
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
A 20-residue hybrid peptide CA(1-8)-MA(1-12) (CA-MA), incorporating residues 1-8 of cecropin A (CA) and residues 1-12 of magainin… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A 20-residue hybrid peptide (CA(1-8)-MA(1-12): KWKLFKKIGIGKFLHSAKKF-NH(2)) incorporating 1-8 residues of cecropin A (CA) and 1-12… Expand
1998
1998
In our effort to understand the structural requirements for the antimicrobial activity of cecropin A (CA) and melittin (M), we… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Cecropin A (CA) fungicidal properties were explored. Nongerminated and germinated Aspergillus spp. and Fusarium spp. conidia were… Expand
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Hybrid analogs of cecropin A (CA) and melittin (M), which are potent antibacterial peptides, have been synthesized. To understand… Expand
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
We have earlier reported two 26‐residue antibacterial peptides made up from different segments ol'cecropin A (CA) and melittin (M… Expand