Antimicrobial Peptide AP00764

     
 

APD ID:

AP00764

 
 

Name/Class:

Dermaseptin-S9 (DRS-S9, Dermaseptin S9, DRS S9, UCLL1; frog, amphibians, animals; ZZH)

 
 

Source:

South America, hylid frog, Phyllomedusa sauvagei

 
 

Sequence:

GLRSKIWLWVLLMIWQESNKFKKM

 
 

Length:

24

 
 

Net charge:

4

 
 

Hydrophobic residue%:

54%

 
 

Boman Index:

0.57 kcal/mol

 
 

3D Structure:

Helix

 
 

Method:

NMR

 
 

SwissProt ID:

Reference ID: Ref  

 
 

Activity:

anti-Gram+ & Gram-, antiviral, anti-HIV, Chemotactic,

 
 

Crucial residues:

 
 

Additional info:

Drs S9 can induce the migration of immune cells such as neutrophils, T lymphocytes and monocytes. Residues 6-21 are helical in TFE. Also, an arginine mutant of this peptide is HIV active (Wang G et al. 2010 Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 54: 1343-1346).

 
       
 

Title:

Dermaseptin S9, an alpha-helical antimicrobial peptide with a hydrophobic core and cationic termini

 
 

Author:

Lequin O et al Amiche M2006

 
 

Reference:

Biochemistry 2006; 45: 468-480

 
       

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