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Current Protein & Peptide Science

Volume 21, 12 Issues, 2020
ISSN: 1875-5550 (Online)
ISSN: 1389-2037 (Print)
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Aims & Scope

Current Protein & Peptide Science publishes full-length/mini review articles on specific aspects involving proteins, peptides, and interactions between the enzymes, the binding interactions of hormones and their receptors; the properties of transcription factors and other molecules that regulate gene expression; the reactions leading to the immune response; the process of signal transduction; the structure and function of proteins involved in the cytoskeleton and molecular motors; the properties of membrane channels and transporters; and the generation and storage of metabolic energy. In addition, reviews of experimental studies of protein folding and design are given special emphasis. Manuscripts submitted to Current Protein and Peptide Science should cover a field by discussing research from the leading laboratories in a field and should pose questions for future studies. Original papers, research articles and letter articles/short communications are not considered for publication in Current Protein & Peptide Science.

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Review Article

In Silico Studies against Viral Sexually Transmitted Diseases

, 20(12): 1135 - 1150

Alex F.M. Monteiro, Jessika de Oliveira Viana, Engene Muratov, Marcus T. Scotti and Luciana Scotti*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190311142747


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Review Article

Legume Proteins as a Promising Source of Anti-Inflammatory Peptides

, 20(12): 1204 - 1217

Aline Reyes-Díaz, Carmen Lizette Del-Toro-Sánchez*, José Carlos Rodríguez-Figueroa, Santiago Valdéz-Hurtado, Francisco Javier Wong-Corral, Jesús Borboa-Flores, María Fernanda González-Osuna, Liliana Maribel Perez-Perez and Ricardo Iván González-Vega


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190430110647


Review Article

Natural Products: Potential Source of DPP-IV Inhibitors

, 20(12): 1218 - 1225

Rajeev K. Singla*, Rishabh Kumar, Sameer Khan, Mohit, Kajal Kumari and Arun Garg


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190502154129


Current Protein & Peptide Science, Volume 21 (2020) - Number 1


This issue is in progress but contains articles that are final and fully citable.

Articles Ahead of Print

Molecular Interactions During Borrelia burgdorferi Migration from the Vector to the Mammalian Nervous System


Manzama-Esso Abi, Zhenhua Ji, Miaomiao Jian, Xiting Dai, Ruolan Bai, Zhe Ding, Lisha Luo, Taigui Chen, Feng Wang, Shiyuan Wen, Guozhong Zhou, Fukai Bao* and Aihua Liu *


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666191015145714
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Recognition of Fungal Components by the Host Immune System


Laura C. García-Carnero, José A. Martínez-Álvarez*, Luis M. Salazar-García, Nancy E. Lozoya-Pérez, Sandra E. González-Hernández and Alma K. Tamez-Castrellón


DOI: 10.2174/1389203721666191231105546
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Stinging Insect Allergens


Cui Le, Xu Ying-Yang, Wang Xiu-Jie and Guan Kai*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666191120130209
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Abstracts Ahead of Print

An Overview on Predicting Protein Subchloroplast Localization by using Machine Learning Methods


Meng-Lu Liu , Wei Su , Zheng-Xing Guan , Dan Zhang , Wei Chen *, Li Liu * and Hui Ding *


DOI: 10.2174/1389203721666200117153412
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Evolution of Machine Learning Algorithms in the Prediction and Design of Anticancer Peptides


Shaherin Basith Mail, Balachandran Manavalan, Tae Hwan Shin, DaeYeon Lee and Gwang Lee*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203721666200117171403
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Virulence factors in the entomopathogen genus Metarhizium


Gloria Angélica González-Hernández, Israel Enrique Padilla-Guerrero*, Azul Martínez-Vázquez and Juan Carlos Torres-Guzmán


DOI: 10.2174/1389203721666200116092407
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Antimicrobial Peptides From Lycosidae (Sundevall, 1833) Spiders


Marcella Nunes Melo-Braga, Flávia De Marco Almeida, Daniel Moreira dos Santos, Joaquim Teixeira de Avelar Júnior, Pablo Victor Mendes dos Reis and Maria Elena de Lima*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203721666200116091911
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Lysine Methyltransferases Signaling: Histones are Just the Tip of the Iceberg


Valentina Lukinović, Alexandre G. Casanova, Gael S. Roth, Florent Chuffart and Nicolas Reynoird*


DOI: 10.2174/1871527319666200102101608
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Published Contents

Editor's Choice



Human Amylin: From Pathology to Physiology and Pharmacology

, 2019; 20(9): 944 - 957

Wei Ling, Yan-Mei Huang, Yong-Chao Qiao, Xiao-Xi Zhang and Hai-Lu Zhao*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190328111833



Immune Cells in Ischemic Acute Kidney Injury

, 2019; 20(8): 770 - 776

Long Zheng, Wenjun Gao, Chao Hu, Cheng Yang* and Ruiming Rong*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190507102529




Key Peptides and Proteins in Alzheimer’s Disease

, 2019; 20(6): 577 - 599

Botond Penke*, Ferenc Bogár, Gábor Paragi, János Gera and Lívia Fülöp


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190103123434



About TFE: Old and New Findings

, 2019; 20(5): 425 - 451

Marian Vincenzi, Flavia A. Mercurio and Marilisa Leone*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190214152439




Antifungal Proteins with Antiproliferative Activity on Cancer Cells and HIV-1 Enzyme Inhibitory Activity from Medicinal Plants and Medicinal Fungi

, 2019; 20(3): 265 - 276

Jack Ho Wong, Tzi Bun Ng*, Hexiang Wang, Randy Chi Fai Cheung*, Charlene Cheuk Wing Ng, Xiuyun Ye, Jie Yang, Fang Liu, Chen Ling, Ki Chan, Xiujuan Ye and Wai Yee Chan*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203719666180613085704




Open Access Articles

Reverse Micellar System in Protein Recovery - A Review of the Latest Developments

, 2019; 20(10): 1012 - 1026

Revathy Sankaran, Jenn Hau Bong, Yin Hui Chow, Fadzlie Wong Faizal Wong, Tau Chuan Ling* and Pau Loke Show*




A Journey through the Cytoskeleton with Protein Kinase CK2

, 2019; 20(6): 547 - 562

Claudio D'Amore, Valentina Salizzato, Christian Borgo, Luca Cesaro, Lorenzo A. Pinna and Mauro Salvi*




Plant Aquaporins: Diversity, Evolution and Biotechnological Applications

, 2019; 20(4): 368 - 395

João P. Bezerra-Neto, Flávia Czekalski de Araújo, José R.C. Ferreira-Neto, Manassés D. da Silva, Valesca Pandolfi, Flavia F. Aburjaile, Tetsu Sakamoto, Roberta L. de Oliveira Silva, Ederson A. Kido, Lidiane L. Barbosa Amorim, José M. Ortega and Ana M. Benko-Iseppon*





Effects of Arginine on Multimodal Chromatography: Experiments and Simulations

, 2019; 20(1): 40 - 48

Atsushi Hirano, Kentaro Shiraki and Tomoshi Kameda*




Heat-Loving β-Galactosidases from Cultured and Uncultured Microorganisms

, 2018; 19(12): 1224 - 1234

Maria-Eugenia DeCastro, Juan-Jose Escuder-Rodriguez, Maria-Esperanza Cerdan, Manuel Becerra, Esther Rodriguez-Belmonte and Maria-Isabel Gonzalez-Siso*





The Development of Peptide-based Antimicrobial Agents against Dengue Virus

, 2018; 19(10): 998 - 1010

Yen-Wei Huang, Chun-Ting Lee, Ta-Chen Wang, Yun-Chung Kao, Chih-Hui Yang, Yu-Mei Lin and Keng-Shiang Huang*




Viscosity Control of Protein Solution by Small Solutes: A Review

, 2018; 19(8): 746 - 758

Taehun Hong, Kazuki Iwashita and Kentaro Shiraki*




The Beneficial Effects of Taurine to Counteract Sarcopenia

, 2018; 19(7): 673 - 680

Bianca Maria Scicchitano* and Gigliola Sica




A Focus on the Beneficial Effects of Alpha Synuclein and a Re-Appraisal of Synucleinopathies

, 2018; 19(6): 598 - 611

Larisa Ryskalin, Carla L. Busceti, Fiona Limanaqi, Francesca Biagioni, Stefano Gambardella and Francesco Fornai*




RUNX1: A Regulator of NF-κB Signaling in Pulmonary Diseases

, 2018; 19(2): 172 - 178

Xiaoju Tang, Ling Sun, Gang Wang, Bojiang Chen and Fengming Luo*








Most Cited Articles

Review Article

Dietary protein and gut microbiota composition and function

, 2019; 20(2): 145-154.

Jianfei Zhao, Xiaoya Zhang, Hongbin Liu, Michael A. Brown and Shiyan Qiao*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203719666180514145437


Review Article

Lactoferrin: Major physiological functions and applications

, 2019; 20(2): 139-144.

Liyuan Hao, Qiang Shan, Jingya Wei, Fengtao Ma and Peng Sun*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203719666180514150921


General Review Article

Novel biosynthesis, metabolism and physiological functions of l-homoarginine

, 2019; 20(2): 184-193.

Seidu Adams*, Dongsheng Che*, Guixin Qin, Mohammed Hamdy Farouk, Jiang Hailong and Han Rui


DOI: 10.2174/1389203719666181026170049


General Review Article

Pathological perturbations in diabetic retinopathy: Hyperglycemia, AGEs, oxidative stress and inflammatory pathways

, 2019; 20(1): 92-110.

Nikhil Shri Sahajpal, Rajesh Kumar Goel, Alka Chaubey, Rohan Aurora and Subheet Kumar Jain*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203719666180928123449


Review Article

Adipocytes-released peptides involved in the control of gastrointestinal motility

, 2019; 20(6): 614-629.

Eglantina Idrizaj, Rachele Garella, Roberta Squecco and Maria Caterina Baccari*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190121115356


Review Article

The role of neuropeptide y and peptide yy in the development of obesity via gut-brain axis

, 2019; 20(7): 750-758.

Yi Wu, Hengxun He, Zhibin Cheng*, Yueyu Bai* and Xi Ma*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190125105401


Current Frontiers

Current trends in protein engineering: Updates and progress

, 2019; 20(5): 398-407.

Rajeshwari Sinha and Pratyoosh Shukla*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666181119120120


Review Article

Multimodal chromatography for purification of biotherapeutics – A review

, 2019; 20(1): 4-13.

Vivek Halan, Sunit Maity, Rahul Bhambure and Anurag S. Rathore*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203718666171020103559


Review Article

Biochemical and structural insights into the eukaryotic translation initiation factor eIF4E

, 2019; 20(6): 525-535.

Laurent Volpon, Michael J. Osborne and Katherine L.B. Borden*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190110142438


Review Article

Role of autophagy in chronic liver inflammation and fibrosis

, 2019; 20(8): 817-822.

Yu-Jen Tseng, Ling Dong, Yu-Feng Liu, Nuo Xu, Wei Ma, Shu-Qiang Weng, Harry L.A. Janssen* and Sheng-Di Wu*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190305165203


Review Article

Biotechnological applications of protein splicing

, 2019; 20(5): 408-424.

Corina Sarmiento and Julio A. Camarero*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190208110416


Review Article

Plant aquaporins: Diversity, evolution and biotechnological applications

, 2019; 20(4): 368-395.

João P. Bezerra-Neto, Flávia Czekalski de Araújo, José R.C. Ferreira-Neto, Manassés D. da Silva, Valesca Pandolfi, Flavia F. Aburjaile, Tetsu Sakamoto, Roberta L. de Oliveira Silva, Ederson A. Kido, Lidiane L. Barbosa Amorim, José M. Ortega and Ana M. Benko-Iseppon*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666181102095910


Review Article

Research progress of bioactive proteins from the edible and medicinal mushrooms

, 2019; 20(3): 196-219.

Rong Zhou, Zhao Kun Liu*, Ye Ni Zhang, Jack Ho Wong, Tzi Bun Ng* and Fang Liu*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203719666180613090710


Review Article

Effects of arginine on multimodal chromatography: Experiments and simulations

, 2019; 20(1): 40-48.

Atsushi Hirano, Kentaro Shiraki and Tomoshi Kameda*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203718666171024115407


Review Article

Vitamin D and vitamin D receptor: New insights in the treatment of hypertension

, 2019; 20(10): 984-995.

Lin Lin, Lei Zhang, Chao Li, Zhibo Gai* and Yunlun Li*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190807130504



Most Accessed Articles

Roles of E6 and E7 Human Papillomavirus Proteins in Molecular Pathogenesis of Cervical Cancer

, 2019; 20(9): 926-934.

Eskandar Taghizadeh, Sepideh Jahangiri, Daryoush Rostami, Forough Taheri, Pedram Ghorbani Renani, Hassan Taghizadeh and Seyed Mohammad Gheibi Hayat*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190618101441





Extracellular Vesicles as Vehicles for the Delivery of Biologically Active Fungal Molecules

, 2019; 20(10): 1027-1036.

Patricia F. Herkert, Rafaela F. Amatuzzi, Lysangela R. Alves and Marcio L. Rodrigues*


DOI: 10.2174/1389203720666190529124055


Sarcopenia: An Overview on Current Definitions, Diagnosis and Treatment

, 2018; 19(7): 633-638.

Francesco Landi*, Riccardo Calvani, Matteo Cesari, Matteo Tosato, Anna Maria Martone, Elena Ortolani, Giulia Savera, Sara Salini, Alex Sisto, Anna Picca and Emanuele Marzetti


DOI: 10.2174/1389203718666170607113459








Editor-in-Chief

Ben M. Dunn
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology University of Florida
College of Medicine, P.O. Box 100245, Gainesville
Florida, FL 32610-0245
USA

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Journal History

Current protein and Peptide Science was introduced in 2000 with the assistance of Dr. Ben M. Dunn, who is the current Editor-in-Chief serving since 2000.
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