DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating PGLYRP1 and psoriasis 4

PGLYRP1 [ENSP00000008938]

Peptidoglycan recognition protein short; Pattern receptor that binds to murein peptidoglycans (PGN) of Gram-positive bacteria. Has bactericidal activity towards Gram-positive bacteria. May kill Gram-positive bacteria by interfering with peptidoglycan biosynthesis. Binds also to Gram- negative bacteria, and has bacteriostatic activity towards Gram- negative bacteria. Plays a role in innate immunity; Peptidoglycan recognition proteins

Synonyms:  PGLYRP1,  PGLYRP1p,  hPGLYRP1,  O75594,  PGLYRP1-001 ...

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