Table 5.

Plant antifungal peptides

PeptideSourceNo. of amino acidsMode of actionTypical target organismIn vitro MIC (μg/ml)
ACE-AMP1 A. cepa 84Unknown F. oxysporum 0.3 (IC50 a)
Hs-AFP1 H. sanginea 54Unknown F. moniliforme 125.0
Ib-AMP3 I. balsamina 20Unknown F. moniliforme 50.0
Rs-AFP2 R. sativus 51Unknown F. moniliforme 125.0
Zeamatin Z. mays 27Lysis (?) C. albicans 0.5
  • a IC50, inhibitory concentration for 50% of the population.