LOC656629

Summary

Gene Symbol: LOC656629
Description: defensin 2
Alias: Def2, tenecin-1, AUGUSTUS-3.0.2_10517, Defensin-like Protein, GLEAN_10517
Species: red flour beetle

Top Publications

  1. Shrestha S, Kim Y. Activation of immune-associated phospholipase A2 is functionally linked to Toll/Imd signal pathways in the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum. Dev Comp Immunol. 2010;34:530-7 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that recognition of bacterial challenge initiates Toll and Imd pathways in T. castaneum, which subsequently induces the activation of immune-associated PLA(2)s as well as gene expression of various AMPs...