Family

BPI fold-containing family B member 6 (IPR032948)

Short name: BPIFB6

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships

Description

BPI fold-containing family B member 6, also known as bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein-like 3 (BPIL3), belongs to the PLUNC family, whose members are involved in host defence against bacteria [PMID: 15106612, PMID: 11971875, PMID: 12887310]. BPIL3 is highly expressed in hypertrophic tonsils [PMID: 12185532].

Contributing signatures

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