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Descriptor English:   Defensins 
Descriptor Spanish:   Defensinas 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Defensinas 
Tree Number:   D12.644.050.200
Definition English:   Family of antimicrobial peptides that have been identified in humans, animals, and plants. They are thought to play a role in host defenses against infections, inflammation, wound repair, and acquired immunity. 
Pharmacological Action:   Anti-Infective Agents
History Note English:   2001; use DEFENSINS (NM) to search DEFENSINS 1985-2000 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AN analysis
AI antagonists & inhibitors BI biosynthesis
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CS chemical synthesis CH chemistry
CL classification DF deficiency
DE drug effects EC economics
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism PK pharmacokinetics
PD pharmacology PH physiology
PO poisoning RE radiation effects
ST standards SD supply & distribution
TU therapeutic use TO toxicity
UR urine  
Record Number:   35330 
Unique Identifier:   D023082 

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