Cloning of gene cluster for sarcotoxin I, antibacterial proteins of Sarcophaga peregrina

Akio Kanai, Shunji Natori

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Abstract

A genomic clone of sarcotoxin I was isolated. This clone contained four genes of structurally related proteins belonging to the sarcotoxin I family present in tandem array. One of these genes was sequenced and found to be the sarcotoxin IB gene. This gene contained a single intron of 95 bases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)199-202
Number of pages4
JournalFEBS Letters
Volume258
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1989 Dec 4
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • (Sarcophaga peregrina)
  • Antibacterial protein
  • Gene structure
  • Multi-gene family
  • Sarcotoxin I

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biophysics
  • Structural Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics
  • Cell Biology

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