DEFB119

Summary

Gene Symbol: DEFB119
Description: defensin beta 119
Alias: DEFB-19, DEFB-20, DEFB120, DEFB20, ESC42-RELA, ESC42-RELB, beta-defensin 119, defensin, beta 120, defensin, beta 19, defensin, beta 20
Species: human
Products:     DEFB119

Top Publications

  1. Raj P, Dentino A. Current status of defensins and their role in innate and adaptive immunity. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2002;206:9-18 pubmed
  2. Radhakrishnan Y, Hamil K, Yenugu S, Young S, French F, Hall S. Identification, characterization, and evolution of a primate beta-defensin gene cluster. Genes Immun. 2005;6:203-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report the characterization of DEFB119-DEFB123, five genes in the human beta-defensin cluster locus on chromosome 20q11.1...
  3. Pazgier M, Hoover D, Yang D, Lu W, Lubkowski J. Human beta-defensins. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2006;63:1294-313 pubmed
    ..In this review, we present some recent advances in the studies of human beta-defensins, with an emphasis on possible correlations between their structural and functional properties. ..
  4. Lehrer R, Ganz T. Defensins of vertebrate animals. Curr Opin Immunol. 2002;14:96-102 pubmed
    ..There is now convincing evidence that defensins augment adaptive immune responses. ..
  5. Yamamoto M, Matsui Y. Testis-specific expression of a novel mouse defensin-like gene, Tdl. Mech Dev. 2002;116:217-21 pubmed
    ..5dpc when the sexual differentiation of gonads is initiated. Tdl is specifically expressed in gonads among adult tissues, and its expression persisted in Sertoli cells. ..

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. Raj P, Dentino A. Current status of defensins and their role in innate and adaptive immunity. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2002;206:9-18 pubmed
  2. Radhakrishnan Y, Hamil K, Yenugu S, Young S, French F, Hall S. Identification, characterization, and evolution of a primate beta-defensin gene cluster. Genes Immun. 2005;6:203-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report the characterization of DEFB119-DEFB123, five genes in the human beta-defensin cluster locus on chromosome 20q11.1...
  3. Pazgier M, Hoover D, Yang D, Lu W, Lubkowski J. Human beta-defensins. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2006;63:1294-313 pubmed
    ..In this review, we present some recent advances in the studies of human beta-defensins, with an emphasis on possible correlations between their structural and functional properties. ..
  4. Lehrer R, Ganz T. Defensins of vertebrate animals. Curr Opin Immunol. 2002;14:96-102 pubmed
    ..There is now convincing evidence that defensins augment adaptive immune responses. ..
  5. Yamamoto M, Matsui Y. Testis-specific expression of a novel mouse defensin-like gene, Tdl. Mech Dev. 2002;116:217-21 pubmed
    ..5dpc when the sexual differentiation of gonads is initiated. Tdl is specifically expressed in gonads among adult tissues, and its expression persisted in Sertoli cells. ..