Antimicrobial Peptide AP01211“>012111548.29 %100.0 %AVP
     
 

APD ID:

AP01211

 
 

Name/Class:

Jelleine-II (RJ II; insects, arthropods, invertebrates, animals; XXA)

 
 

Source:

honeybees, Apis mellifera

 
 

Sequence:

TPFKLSLHL

 
 

Length:

9

 
 

Net charge:

2

 
 

Hydrophobic residue%:

44%

 
 

Boman Index:

-0.17 kcal/mol

 
 

3D Structure:

Unknown

 
 

SwissProt ID:

Reference ID: Ref  

 
 

Activity:

Anti-Gram+ & Gram-, Antifungal,

 
 

Crucial residues:

 
 

Additional info:

Active against G+ bacteria S. aureus ATCC 6535, S. saprophyticus, B. subtilis CCT 2471 (MIC 15-30 ug/ml), and G- bacteria E. coli CCT 1371, E. cloacae ACCT 23355, K. pneumoniae ACCT 13883, P. aeruginsa ACCT 27853 (MIC 15 ug/ml), and yeast C. albicans (MIC 2.5 ug/ml). Jelleines are produced constitutively by the workers and secreted into Royal Jelly. Compared to jellein-I, jellein-II only contains one additional residue T at the N-terminus.

 
       
 

Title:

Jelleines: a family of antimicrobial peptides from the Royal Jelly of honeybees (Apis mellifera).

 
 

Author:

Fontana R, Mendes MA, de Souza BM, Konno K, César LM, Malaspina O, Palma MS2004

 
 

Reference:

Peptides. 2004 Jun;25(6):919-28. Pub-Med.

 
       

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