Magainins: a new family of membrane-active host defense peptides

Biochem Pharmacol. 1990 Feb 15;39(4):625-9. doi: 10.1016/0006-2952(90)90138-b.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Anti-Infective Agents*
  • Antimicrobial Cationic Peptides*
  • Cell Membrane / physiology
  • Ion Channels / physiology
  • Magainins
  • Peptides / physiology*
  • Protein Conformation
  • Xenopus Proteins*
  • Xenopus laevis

Substances

  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Antimicrobial Cationic Peptides
  • Ion Channels
  • Magainins
  • Peptides
  • Xenopus Proteins
  • magainin 2 peptide, Xenopus
  • magainin 1 peptide, Xenopus