Table 1

Known interactions of the inferred coevolving residues

Interactions

Residue no


Intradimer (ID)

15, 63, 64, 106, 109,

    121
, 126,
    128
, 129, 131, 176, 180, 205, 207, 208, 209, 211, 271, 297, 408, 413, 461

Dimer-Dimer (DD)

34, 105,

    142**
, 143, 146,
    147
, 162, 164, 216, 249, 285, 286

Small Subunit (SSU)

76, 163, 166, 223, 226, 227, 229, 230, 260,

    261*
, 397, 433, 453, 454

DD and ID

210

SSU and DD

219,

    258
, 288

SSU and ID

74, 412


The residue number is according to the spinach Rubisco sequence (8RUC); * positively selected site; ** most often positively selected site; underlined residues coevolve with sites under positive selection; interactions are after Knight et.al. (1990).

Wang et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:266   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-266

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