Skip to search formSkip to main contentSkip to account menu

plectasin

National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2015
2015
The potassium channels were recently found to be inhibited by animal toxin-like human β-defensin 2 (hBD2), the first defensin… 
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
NZ2114, a new variant of plectasin, was overexpressed in Pichia pastoris X-33 via pPICZαA for the first time. The total secreted… 
2013
2013
Dengue virus infects millions of people worldwide, and there is no vaccine or anti-dengue therapeutic available. Antimicrobial… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Defining Defensins' Mode of Action Defensins are antimicrobial host defense peptides that play a role in innate immunity. Many… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BackgroundHost defence peptides (HDPs), also known as antimicrobial peptides (AMPs), have emerged as potential new therapeutics… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We describe the use of racemic crystallography to determine the X‐ray structure of the natural product plectasin, a potent… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
ABSTRACT NZ2114 is a novel plectasin derivative with potent activity against gram-positive bacteria, including multiply drug… 
2009
2009
  • B. Matthews
  • Protein science : a publication of the Protein…
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 5394370
As protein synthetic techniques become more precise and more routine, racemic crystallography will become a powerful and more… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
ABSTRACT Antimicrobial therapy of infections with Staphylococcus aureus can pose a challenge due to slow response to therapy and… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Animals and higher plants express endogenous peptide antibiotics called defensins. These small cysteine-rich peptides are active…