The in vitro activity of six cathelicidin peptides against 25 strains of Chlamydia was investigated. SMAP-29 proved to be the most active peptide, reducing the inclusion numbers of all 10 strains of Chlamydia trachomatis tested by >50% at 10 g/ml. This peptide was also active against C. pneumoniae and C. felis.

Activity of cathelicidin peptides against Chlamydia spp

BENINCASA, MONICA;GENNARO, RENATO;
2005

Abstract

The in vitro activity of six cathelicidin peptides against 25 strains of Chlamydia was investigated. SMAP-29 proved to be the most active peptide, reducing the inclusion numbers of all 10 strains of Chlamydia trachomatis tested by >50% at 10 g/ml. This peptide was also active against C. pneumoniae and C. felis.
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