• Antimicrobial Peptides as Potential Therapeutic Agents: A Review

    2 monthes ago - By Springer

    Abstract
    The growth of pathogens across the globe is developing at a very fast rate, thus turning into a worldwide health problem. Since, current treatment alternatives have failed to a large extent, novel antibiotics are highly in demand. Antimicrobial peptides have become a significant alternative in this scenario because of their wide-spectrum activity, rapid killing and often cell selectivity. They comprise diverse functional molecules with multifaceted properties, consisting of varied biological activity. Because of the different amino acids and elements in its structure, their action...
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