Citations for
1DEFA1, DEFA3, DEFA4
Human α-defensin (DEFA) gene expression helps to characterise benign and malignant salivary gland tumours.
Winter J, Pantelis A, Kraus D, Reckenbeil J, Reich R, Jepsen S, Fischer HP, Allam JP, Novak N, Wenghoefer M.
BMC Cancer 12:465. doi: 10.1186/1471-2407-12-465. 2012
2DEFA4
Bactericidal activity of mouse α-defensin cryptdin-4 predominantly affects noncommensal bacteria.
Masuda K, Sakai N, Nakamura K, Yoshioka S, Ayabe T.
J Innate Immun 3(3):315-26. doi: 10.1159/000322037. Epub 2010 Nov 22. 2011
3DEFA4
Kinetics of cryptdin-4 translocation coupled with peptide-induced vesicle leakage.
Cummings JE, Vanderlick TK.
Biochemistry 46(42):11882-91. Epub 2007 Oct 2. 2007
4DEFA4
A cysteine-rich LIM-only protein mediates regulation of smooth muscle-specific gene expression by cGMP-dependent protein kinase.
Zhang T, Zhuang S, Casteel DE, Looney DJ, Boss GR, Pilz RB.
J Biol Chem 282(46):33367-80. Epub 2007 Sep 18. 2007
5DEFA4, DEFA5, DEFA6
Crystal structures of human alpha-defensins HNP4, HD5, and HD6.
Szyk A, Wu Z, Tucker K, Yang D, Lu W, Lubkowski J.
Protein Sci 15(12):2749-60. Epub 2006 Nov 6. 2006
6DEFA4
Structural and functional characterization of the conserved salt bridge in mammalian paneth cell alpha-defensins: solution structures of mouse CRYPTDIN-4 and (E15D)-CRYPTDIN-4.
Rosengren KJ, Daly NL, Fornander LM, Jönsson LM, Shirafuji Y, Qu X, Vogel HJ, Ouellette AJ, Craik DJ.
J Biol Chem 281(38):28068-78. Epub 2006 Jul 20. 2006
7DEFA1, DEFA3, DEFA4, DEFA5, DEFA6, DEFB1, DEFB103A, DEFB4A
Human defensin gene copy number polymorphisms: comprehensive analysis of independent variation in alpha- and beta-defensin regions at 8p22-p23.
Linzmeier RM, Ganz T.
Genomics 86(4):423-30. 2005
8DEFA4
Human neutrophil alpha-defensin 4 inhibits HIV-1 infection in vitro.
Wu Z, Cocchi F, Gentles D, Ericksen B, Lubkowski J, Devico A, Lehrer RI, Lu W.
FEBS Lett 579(1):162-6. 2005
9DEFA4
Functional analysis of the alpha-defensin disulfide array in mouse cryptdin-4.
Maemoto A, Qu X, Rosengren KJ, Tanabe H, Henschen-Edman A, Craik DJ, Ouellette AJ.
J Biol Chem 279(42):44188-96. Epub 2004 Aug 5. 2004
10DEFA4
Interactions of mouse Paneth cell alpha-defensins and alpha-defensin precursors with membranes. Prosegment inhibition of peptide association with biomimetic membranes.
Satchell DP, Sheynis T, Shirafuji Y, Kolusheva S, Ouellette AJ, Jelinek R.
J Biol Chem 278(16):13838-46. Epub 2003 Feb 6. 2003
11DEFA4
The gene encoding the human corticostatin HP-4 precursor contains a recent 86-base duplication and is located on chromosome 8.
Palfree RGE, et al.
Mol Endocrinol 7 : 199-205. 1993