beta-defensin 4A   Click here for help

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 3648

Synonyms: beta-defensin 2 | HBD2 | skin-antimicrobial peptide 1 (SAP1)
Comment: Human beta-defensin 4A is an antimicrobial peptide originally identified in psoriatic skin lesions [1]. It has potent antimicrobial activity against Gram-negative bacteria and the yeast Candida albicans but not the Gram-positive Staphylococcus aureus [1].
Species: Human
Peptide Sequence Click here for help
Post-translational Modification
Disulphide bonds between cysteine residues at positions 8 and 37; 15 and 30, and 20 and 38