Epinecidin-1 is an antimicrobial peptide which can act against Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria. Its cytotoxic properties give it potential to be used in cancer therapy.
Lin et al (2009) Epinecidin-1, an antimicrobial peptide from fish (Epinephelus coioides) which has an antitumor effect like lytic peptides in human fibrosarcoma cells. Peptides. 30(2) 283 PMID: 19007829