Family

Secapin (IPR020128)

Short name: Secapin

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Description

This entry represents Secapin; a nontoxic peptide found in the venom of bees and wasps. Secapin shares a common folding pattern with apamin, mast cell degranulating peptide and tertiapin; it is centred on a beta-turn covalently linked to an alpha-helical segment by one disulphide link (two disulphide links in the other peptides) [PMID: 7213796].

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