Protein Name defensin, alpha, 20
Organism Mus musculus
Gene ID 68009
Gene Symbol

Defa20

UniProt Q45VN2 (DFA20_MOUSE)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 14
Total Number of Articles : 13
Description

defensin, alpha, 20

Gene Summary

Involved in killing by host of symbiont cells. Acts upstream of or within antibacterial humoral response. Located in extracellular space. [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • alpha-defensin 20
  • cryptdin-4
  • cryptdin4
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Properties