Gene Symbol: Tep5
Description: Thioester-containing protein 5
Alias: CG13079, CG13080, Dmel\CG13079, TEP5mel, TepV, dTEPV, Thioester-containing protein 5, CG13079-PB, TEP, Tep5-PB, thiolester containing protein V
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Bou Aoun R, Hetru C, Troxler L, Doucet D, Ferrandon D, Matt N. Analysis of thioester-containing proteins during the innate immune response of Drosophila melanogaster. J Innate Immun. 2011;3:52-64 pubmed publisher
    ..In Drosophila, the Tep family is composed of 6 genes named Tep1-Tep6...
  2. Lagueux M, Perrodou E, Levashina E, Capovilla M, Hoffmann J. Constitutive expression of a complement-like protein in toll and JAK gain-of-function mutants of Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2000;97:11427-32 pubmed
    ..We also observe a constitutive expression in gain-of-function Toll mutants. We discuss the possible roles of these novel complement-like proteins in the Drosophila host defense. ..
  3. Erturk Hasdemir D, Silverman N. Eater: a big bite into phagocytosis. Cell. 2005;123:190-2 pubmed
    ..In this issue of Cell, Kocks et al. (2005) demonstrate that Eater, a scavenger receptor, plays an important role in the recognition and phagocytosis of bacteria in the fruit fly Drosophila. ..

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