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Open Access Research article

Evidence for acquisition of virulence effectors in pathogenic chytrids

Guiling Sun, Zefeng Yang, Tiffany Kosch, Kyle Summers and Jinling Huang*

  • * Corresponding author: Jinling Huang huangj@ecu.edu

  • † Equal contributors

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Department of Biology, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, USA

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011, 11:195  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-195

Published: 8 July 2011

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Additional file 1:

Gene structures and subcellular localizations of serine peptidases in Bd. This file contains information about gene identifiers, numbers of exon, and predicted subcellular localizations for serine peptidases that were identified in Bd JAM 81.

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LFLAK domain of the CRN protein family in oomycetes and Bd. This file shows that the LFLAX domain of the CRN protein family is largely conserved between oomycetes and Bd.

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Results of selection analyses. This file contains results of positive selection analyses using site-specific and branch-site models, respectively. It also shows amino acid residues that are critical to functional divergence between serine peptidase clades A and B.

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Data sources for Bd isolates and oomycetes used in the analyses. This file shows data types and download sites for two Bd isolates and seven oomycetes used in the analyses.

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Two different conserved N-terminal domains of Bd CRN proteins. This file shows two different types of N-terminal domain for Bd CRN proteins. These domain types are also indicated in Table 1.

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