• A Crosstalk on Antimicrobial Peptides

    2 monthes ago - By Springer

    Abstract
    Antimicrobial peptides are small sized protein molecules which play a crucial role in host inborn immune framework. AMPs with their specific properties are often considered as a barrier against various harmful foreign particles including bacteria, yeast, fungi and virus. These peptides from different sources exhibit diverse functions and structural features. It exploits the unique property of membrane interaction to destroy target organisms and even cellular components are targeted. However, to combat the emerging resistance towards antibiotics, the use of AMPs as natural drugs...
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