Tel: 1-631-626-9181 (USA)   44-208-144-6005(Europe)
  Email:

Defb1

Official Full Name
defensin, beta 1
Background
Defensins form a family of microbicidal and cytotoxic peptides made by neutrophils. Members of the defensin family are highly similar in protein sequence. This gene encodes defensin, beta 1, an antimicrobial peptide implicated in the resistance of epithelial surfaces to microbial colonization. This gene maps in close proximity to defensin family member, defensin, alpha 1 and has been implicated in the pathogenesis of cystic fibrosis.
Synonyms
beta 1; BD 1; BD-1; BD1; Beta defensin 1; Beta-defensin 1; DEFB 1; DEFB1; DEFB1_HUMAN; DEFB101; Defensin; Defensin beta 1; Defensin beta 1 preproprotein; HBD 1; hBD-1; HBD1; MGC51822; defensin, beta 1; beta-defensin-1; DEFB-1; BD1, HBD1, DEFB-1, DEFB101; GAL3; gallinacin-3; Gal 3; gal-3; beta-defensin 3; antimicrobial peptide-3; beta-defensin prepropeptide

Interested in learning more?

Contact us today for a free consultation with the scientific team and discover how Creative Biogene can be a valuable resource and partner for your organization.

Request a quote today!