Beta-defensins 1, 4A and 103 bind CCR6

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Homo sapiens
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The chemotactic activity of beta-defensins 1, 4A and 103 (hBD1-3) for immune and inflammatory cells such as memory T cells and immature dendritic cells is mediated through binding to the chemokine receptor CCR6.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
10521347 Beta-defensins: linking innate and adaptive immunity through dendritic and T cell CCR6

Yang, D, Chertov, O, Bykovskaia, SN, Chen, Q, Buffo, MJ, Shogan, J, Anderson, M, Schröder, JM, Wang, JM, Howard, OM, Oppenheim, JJ

Science 1999
11934878 Epithelial cell-derived human beta-defensin-2 acts as a chemotaxin for mast cells through a pertussis toxin-sensitive and phospholipase C-dependent pathway

Niyonsaba, F, Iwabuchi, K, Matsuda, H, Ogawa, H, Nagaoka, I

Int Immunol 2002
10914484 Human neutrophil defensins selectively chemoattract naive T and immature dendritic cells

Yang, D, Chen, Q, Chertov, O, Oppenheim, JJ

J Leukoc Biol 2000
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