Ⅳ-Fighting Cancer Cells, Host Defense Guards Have Potential
However, these peptides have no anticancer activity in vivo because the peptides are inactivated in serum. Interestingly, however, peptides composed of D-amino acids significantly inhibited the growth of human prostate and breast cancers in xenografts and in ACID/NCr mice, respectively.
Ⅰ-The Body's Defense Guards - Host Defense Proteins
There are twelve chapters in Multifunctional Cationic Host Defense Peptides and Their Clinical Applications This article is serialized as an excerpt: Chapter 1 The Body's Defense Guards - Host Defense Proteins