Table 2

Virulence categories
No. Virulence category Instance count
1 Adherence 360
2 Surface factor 66
3 Invasion 249
4 Transport and uptake 225
5 Toxin 319
6 Catalysis 84
7 Secretion 483
8 Motility 181
9 Antibiotic resistance 239
10 Defense 488
11 Other 214

The 11 main virulence categories derived manually from the virulent protein data sources with the number of training and testing records, after 40% identity pruning.

Cadag et al.

Cadag et al. BMC Bioinformatics 2012 13:321   doi:10.1186/1471-2105-13-321

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