Gene Symbol: LOC102004444
Description: beta-defensin 1-like
Alias: BD-1, BD1, DEFB1, cBD-1, beta-defensin 1, Beta-defensin 1, Defensin, beta 1, beta defensin 1
Species: Chinchilla lanigera

Top Publications

  1. Harris R, Wilk D, Bevins C, Munson R, Bakaletz L. Identification and characterization of a mucosal antimicrobial peptide expressed by the chinchilla (Chinchilla lanigera) airway. J Biol Chem. 2004;279:20250-6 pubmed
    ..Continued study of this and other APs will allow us to determine their role in bacterial colonization of the upper airway as well as how viruses might contribute to the pathogenesis of OM by modulating AP expression...