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Chemical Defensins

Name Defensins
Definition Family of antimicrobial peptides that have been identified in humans, animals, and plants. They are thought to play a role in host defenses against infections, inflammation, wound repair, and acquired immunity.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D023082
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ChemicalsAmino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Antimicrobial Cationic Peptides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Defensins

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  AdDLP protein, Anaeromyxobacter dehalogenans
  Ah-AMP1protein, Aesculus hippocastanum
View node alpha-Defensins
View node beta-Defensins
  CRS4C protein, mouse
  cucurmoschin protein, Cucurbita moschata
  DEFB118 protein, human
  Defb1 protein, rat
  Defb6 protein, mouse
  defensin 1, Pisum sativum
  defensin 2 protein, Pisum sativum
  defensin A, Anomala cuprea
  defensin B, Anomala cuprea
  defensin NP-2
  defensin protein, Aeshna cyanea
  Dm-AMP1 protein, Dahlia merckii
  gallinacin 1 protein, chicken
  gallinacin 2 protein, chicken
  gymnin protein, Gymnocladus chinensis
  insect defensin A
  insect defensin B
  limenin protein, Phaseolus limensis
  MGD-1 protein, Mytilus
  neutrophil defensin hNP2, human
  PDF1.1 protein, Arabidopsis
  PDF1.2a protein, Arabidopsis
  PDF1.2 protein, Arabidopsis
  peptide NP-3b
  peptide NP-5
  phaseococcin protein, Phaseolus coccineus
  protaetiamycine protein, Protaetia brevitarsis
  retrocyclin-2, human
  rhesus theta defensin-2
  rhesus theta defensin-3
  RK-1 protein, Oryctolagus cuniculus
  RTD-2 protein, Macaca mulatta
  RTD-3 protein, Macaca mulatta
  SPI1 protein, Picea abies
  tgas118, Lycopersicon esculentum