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- Guang, Huijuan, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Fish & shellfish immunology 2013 v.34 no.1 pp. 1-7
- Aeromonas hydrophila; Aeromonas salmonicida; Gram-negative bacteria; Salmonidae; anti-infective properties; arginine; cathelicidins; fish; gastrointestinal system; humans; immunomodulation; open reading frames; overfishing; pathogens; sequence alignment; spleen; China
- ... Thick-lipped lenok, Brachymystax lenok is one of the ancient fish species in China and northeast Asia countries. Due to the overfishing, the population of lenok has been declined significantly. Cathelicidins are innate immune effectors that possess both bactericidal activities and immunomodulatory functions. This report identifies and characterizes the salmonoid cathelicidin (CATH_BRALE) from this ...