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Paul M. Johnson, Cynthia E. Kicklighter, Manfred Schmidt, Michiya Kamio, Hsiuchin Yang, Dimitry Elkin, William C. Michel, Phang C. Tai, Charles D. Derby
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (1): 78–88.
Published: 01 January 2006
... distribution of these components: (1) an l -amino acid oxidase called escapin for A. californica and dactylomelin-P for A. dactylomela , which has antimicrobial activity but we believe its main function is in defending sea hares against predators that evoke its release; and (2) escapin's major amino acid...