Literature associating PGLYRP1 and bacterial infectious disease
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 ...