Delta -Lysin is a 26-residue hemolytic peptide secreted by Staphylococcus aureus, it is a delta-toxin. It is produced by most of the strains of S. aureus. This toxin is lytic to many kinds of cells by solubilization of their membranes.
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Sequence (One-Letter Code)
Sequence (Three-Letter Code)
H - Met - Ala - Gln - Asp - Ile - Ile - Ser - Thr - Ile - Gly - Asp - Leu - Val - Lys - Trp - Ile - Ile - Asp - Thr - Val - Asn - Lys - Phe - Thr - Lys - Lys - OH