Table 1

List of organisms used in this study.

Kingdom

Phylum

Family

Species

Category

Disease


Excavata

Metamonada

Hexamitidae

Giardia intestinalis

Pathogenic organism

Giardiasis


Unikonta

Amoebozoa

Amoebida

Entamoeba histolytica

Pathogenic organism

Amoebic dysentery


Ascomycota

Saccharomycetaceae

Candida albicans

Pathogenic organism

Candidiasis


Metazoa

Codonosigidae

Monosiga brevicollis

Model organism


Mycetozoa

Dictyosteliidae

Dictyostelium discoideum

Model organism


Chromalveolata

Heterokontophyta

Pythiaceae

Phytophthora infestans

Pathogenic organism

Late potato blight


Plantae

Chlorophyta

Chlamydomoadaceae

Chlamydomonas reinhardtii

Model organism


The proteomes of the species studied were downloaded as FASTA files from the NCBI or UniProt databases and used during the domain fusion analysis as target organisms against Trypanosoma brucei.

Dimitriadis et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:193   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-193

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