ceratotoxin B protein, Ceratitis capitata
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Pore-forming antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) are attracting interest as cytolytic antibiotics and drug delivery agents with… Expand Ticks host obligate intracellular bacteria that range from benign symbiotes to virulent human pathogens. The effects on those… Expand Ceratotoxin A (CtxA), a 36-residue alpha-helical cationic peptide isolated from the medfly Ceratitis capitata, exhibits strong… Expand Abstract. Ceratotoxins are antibacterial 3-kDa amphiphilic peptides isolated from the female reproductive apparatus of the medfly… Expand