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1.C.32.1.6
Mastoparan (INLKALAALAKKIL)

Accession Number:P01514
Protein Name:MAST
Length:14
Molecular Weight:1480.00
Species:Vespula lewisii (Yellow jacket) (Wasp) [7452]
Location1 / Topology2 / Orientation3: Secreted1
Substrate small molecules

Cross database links:

Pfam: PF08249   

Gene Ontology

GO:0016021 C:integral to membrane
GO:0044218 C:other organism cell membrane
GO:0043303 P:mast cell degranulation
GO:0009405 P:pathogenesis

References (2)

[1] “A new mast cell degranulating peptide 'mastoparan' in the venom of Vespula lewisii.”  Hirai Y.et.al.   540362
[2] “Interaction of mastoparan with membranes studied by 1H-NMR spectroscopy in detergent micelles and by solid-state 2H-NMR and 15N-NMR spectroscopy in oriented lipid bilayers.”  Hori Y.et.al.   11168364
Structure:
1D7N     

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FASTA formatted sequence
1:	INLKALAALA KKIL