Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating DEFB4A and periodontitis

DEFB4A [ENSP00000303532]

Defensin, beta 4A; Exhibits antimicrobial activity against Gram-negative bacteria and Gram-positive bacteria. May act as a ligand for C-C chemokine receptor CCR6. Can bind to both human and mouse CCR6 and induce chemotactic activity of CCR6-expressing cells; Defensins, beta

Synonyms:  DEFB4A,  DEFB4Ap,  hDEFB4A,  100289462,  1673 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos