Subject Areas on Research
- A mastoparan-derived peptide has broad-spectrum antiviral activity against enveloped viruses.
- Evidence of a role for heterotrimeric GTP-binding proteins in endosome fusion.
- MRGPR-mediated activation of local mast cells clears cutaneous bacterial infection and protects against reinfection.
- Mastoparan, a wasp venom peptide, identifies two discrete mechanisms for elevating cytosolic calcium and inositol trisphosphates in human polymorphonuclear leukocytes.