*  Cathelicidins positively regulate pancreatic beta-cell functions
Cathelicidins are pleiotropic antimicrobial peptides largely described for innate antimicrobial defenses and, more recently, ... antimicrobial peptide, CRAMP, immunomodulation, endocrine cells, type 1 diabetes National Category Medical Biotechnology (with ... We find that cathelicidin-related antimicrobial peptide (CRAMP) is constitutively expressed by rat insulinoma b-cell clone INS- ...
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*  ANTIMICROBIAL POLYPEPTIDES - Patent application
Purification of Antimicrobial Peptides from E. coli Inclusion Bodies [0277]The pellet resulting from the above purification ... Antimicrobial Activity of Selected Antimicrobial Polypeptides by Microbroth Dilution Assay (MIC) [0281]The direct antimicrobial ... tested antimicrobial polypeptides exhibit strong antimicrobial activity. Example 2 Polypeptides with Antimicrobial Activity ... peptide coding region. Alternatively, the foreign signal peptide coding region may simply replace the natural signal peptide ...
  http://www.patentsencyclopedia.com/app/20090137481
*  Polymers | Free Full-Text | Human Defensins: Potential Tools for Clinical Applications
These antimicrobial peptides may be used directly as a remedy against bacterial and viral infections. Furthermore, the ... Recent studies have shown these molecules to have far more additional cellular functions besides their antimicrobial activity. ... antimicrobial peptides in the form of human defensins play an important role in host defense by serving as the epithelial ... These antimicrobial peptides may be used directly as a remedy against bacterial and viral infections. Furthermore, the ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/2073-4360/4/1/691/xml
*  Antimicrobial peptides derived from growth factors
... Malmsten, Martin Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Medicine and ... Besides providing novel templates for design of peptide-based antimicrobials, our findings demonstrate a previously undisclosed ... Several peptides were also active against the Gram-positive S. aureus. Electron microscopy analysis of peptide-treated bacteria ... human antimicrobial peptide LL-37. Furthermore, HB-EGF was antibacterial per se, and its epitope GKRKKKGKGLGKKRDPCLRKYK ...
  http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:39168
*  Biomolecules | Free Full-Text | Significance and Diagnostic Role of Antimicrobial Cathelicidins (LL-37) Peptides in Oral Health
Peptides are released in the precursor form (defensins), which after cleavage results in cathelicidins formation. Living in the ... Many in vitro and in vivo experiments have been conducted to ultimately conclude that these unique peptides play an essential ... such as their antimicrobial (broad spectrum) role against oral microbes, wound healing, and angiogenesis, with recent evidences ... Cathelicidins are a group of oral antimicrobial peptides that play multiple vital roles in the human body, ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/2218-273X/7/4/80
*  tuberculosis1
Human cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide (CAMP) gene is a direct target of the vitamin D receptor and is strongly up-regulated ... Human cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide (CAMP) gene is a direct target of the vitamin D receptor and is strongly up-regulated ... A major component of this system is a diverse combination of cationic antimicrobial peptides that include the alpha- and beta- ... A major component of this system is a diverse combination of cationic antimicrobial peptides that include the alpha- and beta- ...
  http://www.denvernaturopathic.com/news/tuberculosis1.html
*  Novel Gemini vitamin D3 analogs - Danish National Research Database-Den Danske Forskningsdatabase
large structure/function analysis and ability to induce antimicrobial peptide DOI: 10.1002/ijc.28328 Abstract: We have ... We focused on the effect of these compounds on the stimulation of expression of human cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide (CAMP ...
  http://www.forskningsdatabasen.dk/catalog/246908706
*  OmpA Binding Mediates the Effect of Antimicrobial Peptide LL-37 on Acinetobacter baumannii - pdf descargar
OmpA Binding Mediates the Effect of Antimicrobial Peptide LL-37 on Acinetobacter baumannii. . Biblioteca virtual para leer y ... Human antimicrobial peptides AMPs exhibit multiple functions and antimicrobial activities against bacteria and fungi and are ... OmpA Binding Mediates the Effect of Antimicrobial Peptide LL-37 on Acinetobacter baumannii - Descarga este documento en PDF. ... OmpA Binding Mediates the Effect of Antimicrobial Peptide LL-37 on Acinetobacter baumannii. ...
  http://libros.duhnnae.com/2017/jun9/149848078242-OmpA-Binding-Mediates-the-Effect-of-Antimicrobial-Peptide-LL-37-on-Acinetobacter-baumannii.php
*  Gentaur Molecular :Ray Biotech \ Recombinant Human beta Defensin-2 \ 228-10109-1
BD-2, hBD-2, Defensin beta 2, Skin-antimicrobial peptide 1, SAP1, DEFB4, DEFB102, DEFB2, DEFB4P, Beta-defensin 2. ... BD-2, hBD-2, Defensin beta 2, Skin-antimicrobial peptide 1, SAP1, DEFB4, DEFB102, DEFB2, DEFB4P, Beta-defensin 2. ... F2] Prothrombin (EC 3.4.21.5) (Coagulation factor II) [Cleaved into: Activation peptide fragment 1; Activation peptide fragment ... gag-pol] Gag-Pol polyprotein (Pr160Gag-Pol) [Cleaved into: Matrix protein p17 (MA); Capsid protein p24 (CA); Spacer peptide 1 ( ...
  http://www.antibody-antibodies.com/product_det.php?id=1783032&supplier=search&name=Recombinant%20Human%20beta%20Defensin_2
*  Beta defensin - Wikipedia
"Tracheal antimicrobial peptide, a novel cysteine-rich peptide from mammalian tracheal mucosa: Peptide isolation and cloning of ... Ostriches have a genome containing the gene coding for the antimicrobial peptide, Ostricacin-1. The presence of this peptide ... When the receptors are activated a cascade reaction will take place and substances such as cytokines and antimicrobial peptides ... The first beta-defensin discovered was Tracheal Antimicrobial Peptide, found in the bovine airway in 1991 . The first human ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beta_defensin
*  PhD position on antimicrobial peptides | ISMAR
Antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) form a very large family of natural peptides with an astonishing variety of activities ( ... PhD position on antimicrobial peptides. Submitted by mariabaias on Thu, 2017-05-04 12:53 ... DRAMP: a comprehensive data repository of antimicrobial peptides. Sci. Rep. 6, 24482 (2016). ... 3. Breen, S., Solomon, P. S., Bedon, F. & Vincent, D. Surveying the potential of secreted antimicrobial peptides to enhance ...
  https://www.weizmann.ac.il/ISMAR/positions/phd-position-antimicrobial-peptides
*  Ifapsoriasin Fragments as Antimicrobial Peptides
This invention concerns peptide fragments of IFPS which are highly active against P. aeruginosa and other Pseudomonas species. ...
  http://www.innovations-report.com/html/reports/technology-offerings/ifapsoriasin-fragments-antimicrobial-peptides-151593.html
*  Antimicrobial peptides - The University of Melbourne
The peptides are non-glycosylated, less than about 100 amino acids in length, and include an amino acid sequence selected from ... A non-glycosylated, antimicrobial peptide conjugated to an acyl group, and wherein the peptide is selected from: a) a peptide ... as an antimicrobial peptide in Example 1.. B. Preparation of Antimicrobial Peptides from TCA-Soluble UF Whey Treated with ... Accordingly, in a first aspect the present invention consists in an antimicrobial peptide, the peptide being non-glycosylated, ...
  http://www.freepatentsonline.com/7588752.html
*  antimicrobial peptides Archives | Vitamin D Council
New research shows that vitamin D increases the body's antimicrobial peptides, which are naturally occurring antibiotics in the ... suggests vitamin D may protect against UTIs among children by upregulating their own naturally occurring antimicrobial peptides ... suggests vitamin D may protect against UTIs among children by upregulating their own naturally occurring antimicrobial peptides ...
  https://www.vitamindcouncil.org/tag/antimicrobial-peptides/
*  Ant antimicrobial peptide (IPR012523) | InterPro | EMBL-EBI
This family consists of the ponericin family of antimicrobial peptides isolated from predatory ant Pachycondyla goeldii ( ... Ponericins, new antibacterial and insecticidal peptides from the venom of the ant Pachycondyla goeldii.. J. Biol. Chem. 276 ... In the ant colony, these peptides exhibit a defensive role against microbial pathogens arising from prey introduction and/or ... Ponerine ant). The ponericin peptides may adopt amphipathic alpha-helical structure in polar environments. ...
  http://www.ebi.ac.uk/interpro/entry/IPR012523
*  Pseudin antimicrobial peptide (IPR013156) | InterPro | EMBL-EBI
Pseudin-2: an antimicrobial peptide with low hemolytic activity from the skin of the paradoxical frog.. Biochem. Biophys. Res. ... Pseudins are a subfamily of the FSAP family (Frog Secreted Active Peptides) extracted from the skin of the paradoxical frog ... Pseudis paradoxa (Paradoxical frog). The pseudins belong to the class of cationic, amphipathic-helical antimicrobial peptides [ ...
  http://www.ebi.ac.uk/interpro/entry/IPR013156
*  Pharmaceuticals | Free Full-Text | Antimicrobial Peptides from Fish
As with other species, the fish peptides exhibit broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity, killing both fish and human pathogens. ... Fish are a great source of these peptides, as they express all of the major classes of AMPs, including defensins, cathelicidins ... Recent research has demonstrated that some of the unique properties of fish peptides, including their ability to act even in ... hepcidins, histone-derived peptides, and a fish-specific class of the cecropin family, called piscidins. ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/1424-8247/7/3/265
*  prausnitz Transdermal delivery enhanced by antimicrobial peptides - PubMed - NCBI
... "antimicrobial"[All Fields]) AND ("peptides"[MeSH Terms] OR "peptides"[All Fields]). Search. ... Search: prausnitz Transdermal delivery enhanced by antimicrobial peptides *. Format. Summary. Summary (text). Abstract. ... Search: prausnitz Transdermal delivery enhanced by antimicrobial pepti.... *. Number of items displayed:. 5. 10. 15. 20. 50. ...
  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=prausnitz%20Transdermal%20delivery%20enhanced%20by%20antimicrobial%20peptides
*  Epithelial Antimicrobial Peptides: Guardian of the Oral Cavity
Open Access journal that publishes original research articles as well as review articles in all areas of peptide research. ... International Journal of Peptides is a peer-reviewed, ... " International Journal of Peptides, vol. 2014, Article ID 370297 ... To receive news and publication updates for International Journal of Peptides, enter your email address in the box below. ... International Journal of Peptides. Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 370297, 13 pages. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/370297. ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ijpep/2014/370297/cta/
*  Antimicrobial Peptides Keep Insect Endosymbionts Under Control | Science
Antimicrobial Peptides Keep Insect Endosymbionts Under Control Message Subject. (Your Name) has forwarded a page to you from ... Antimicrobial Peptides Keep Insect Endosymbionts Under Control. By Frédéric H. Login, Séverine Balmand, Agnès Vallier, Carole ... Antimicrobial Peptides Keep Insect Endosymbionts Under Control. By Frédéric H. Login, Séverine Balmand, Agnès Vallier, Carole ... We report that the weevil coleoptericin-A (ColA) antimicrobial peptide selectively targets endosymbionts within the ...
  http://science.sciencemag.org/content/334/6054/362
*  Antimicrobial Peptides: Successes, Challenges and Unanswered Questions | SpringerLink
Shai Y (2002) Mode of action of membrane active antimicrobial peptides. Biopolymers 66:236-248CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar ... Yeaman MR, Yount NY (2003) Mechanisms of antimicrobial peptide action and resistance. Pharmacol Rev 55:27-55CrossRefPubMed ... Wang Z, Wang G (2004) APD: the antimicrobial peptide database. Nucleic Acids Res 32:590-592CrossRefGoogle Scholar ... Yount NY, Yeaman MR (2004) Multidimensional signatures in antimicrobial peptides. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 101:7363-7368CrossRef ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00232-011-9343-0
*  Pharmaceuticals | Free Full-Text | Human Antimicrobial Peptides and Proteins
... and mechanism of action of human AMPs selected from the antimicrobial peptide database. Over 100 such peptides have been ... human host defense antimicrobial peptides and proteins (AMPs) play a critical role in warding off invading microbial pathogens ... are able to induce the expression of antimicrobial peptides, opening new avenues to the development of anti-infectious drugs. ... These peptides vary from 10 to 150 amino acids with a net charge between −3 and +20 and a hydrophobic content below 60%. The ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/1424-8247/7/5/545
*  Modulation of Neutrophil Apoptosis by Antimicrobial Peptides : Figure 3
Figure 3: Effects of FPRL1- and P2X7-antagonists on the LL-37-induced suppression of neutrophil apoptosis. Neutrophils (106 cells/mL) were incubated for 18 h at 37°C in RPMI1640-10% FBS in the absence (Control) or presence of LL-37 (1 μg/mL), WRW4 (10 μM), oxidized ATP (Ox-ATP, 100 μM), KN-93 (5 μM) or their combination (+LL-37; 10 μM WRW4 and 1 μg/mL LL-37, 100 μM Ox-ATP and 1 μg/mL LL-37 or 5 μM KN-93 and 1 μg/mL LL-37). Neutrophils were also incubated for 18 h at 4°C in the absence of LL-37, FPRL1-, or P2X7-antagonists (Resting). After incubation, apoptosis of neutrophils was quantitated and expressed as a percentage of apoptotic cells. Data are the mean ± SD of 4 to 12 separate experiments. Values are compared between the incubation at 37°C in the absence (Control) and presence of LL-37, WRW4, oxidized ATP, KN-93 or their combination ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/isrn/2012/345791/fig3/
*  Vascular actions of antimicrobial peptides
... human antimicrobial peptide LL-37, Antimicrobial peptides, lipopolysaccharide, bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein. ... human antimicrobial peptide LL-37,Antimicrobial peptides,lipopolysaccharide,bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein}, ... Vascular actions of antimicrobial peptides. Ciornei, Cristina LU (2004) *Mark. Abstract (Swedish). Popular Abstract in Swedish ... The effects of the human endogenous antimicrobial peptide LL-37 on lipopolysaccharide -induced iNOS expression and NO ...
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*  Antimicrobial Peptides as Infection Imaging Agents: Better Than Radiolabeled Antibiotics
Open Access journal that publishes original research articles as well as review articles in all areas of peptide research. ... International Journal of Peptides is a peer-reviewed, ... Antimicrobial Peptides as Infection Imaging Agents: Better Than ... Radiolabeled antimicrobial peptides have certain merits compared with labeled antibiotics which make them superior agents for ... The innate human immune system contains a large member of important elements including antimicrobial peptides to combat any ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ijpep/2012/965238/abs/