Arginine-lysine positional swap of the LL-37 peptides reveals evolutional advantages of the native sequence and leads to bacterial probes

Xiuqing Wang, José Carlos Bozelli Junior, Biswajit Mishra, Tamara Lushnikova, Richard M. Epand, Guangshun Wang

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12 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1350-1361
Number of pages12
JournalBiochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes
Volume1859
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2017

Keywords

  • Charge swap
  • Host defense peptides
  • Membrane composition
  • Membrane permeation
  • Molecular probe
  • Native sequence

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology

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