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Drug Name: Magainin 1 peptide, Xenopus View Structure
Description: From skin of Xenopus laevis; 23-amino acid peptide; differs from magainin 2 by substitution of Gly instead of Lys at position 10 & Lys instead of Asn at position 22; also used to prevent development of malarial oocysts in mosquito vector. 

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