Antimicrobial Peptide AP00414“>004142782.20 %100.0 %AVP
     
 

APD ID:

AP00414

 
 

Name/Class:

Ceratotoxin A (insects, fly, arthropods, invertebrates, animals)

 
 

Source:

female reproductive accessory glands, medfly, Ceratitis capitata

 
 

Sequence:

SIGSALKKALPVAKKIGKIALPIAKAALP

 
 

Length:

29

 
 

Net charge:

6

 
 

Hydrophobic residue%:

55%

 
 

Boman Index:

-0.61 kcal/mol

 
 

3D Structure:

Helix

 
 

Method:

NMR

 
 

SwissProt ID:

SwissProt ID: P36190  Go to SwissProt

 
 

Activity:

Anti-Gram+ & Gram-, Hemolytic,

 
 

Additional info:

2D NMR studies in methnaol revealed helical structure for residues 8-25 (Ragona L et al. 1996 Biopolymers 39: 653-64).

 
       
 

Title:

Purification and primary structure of ceratotoxin A and B, two antibacterial peptides from the female reproductive accessory glands of the medfly Ceratitis capitata (Insecta:Diptera).

 
 

Author:

Marchini D., Giordano PC., Amons R., Bernini LF., Dallai R.1993

 
 

Reference:

Insect Biochem. Mol. Biol. 1993; 23:591-598. Pub-Med.

 
       

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