Table 1

Selenoproteins identified from the genome of Ciona intestinalis

Selenoprotein gene

Position


selenoprotein N (SelN)

2q

Gpx like protein a (Gpx a)

12p

Gpx like protein b (Gpx b)

1q

Gpx like protein c (Gpx c)

3q

Gpx like protein c (Gpx d)

14q

Gpx like protein c (Gpx e)

scaffold_161

selenophosphate synthetase (SPS)

8q

selenoprotein W, 1 (SelW1)

scaffold_63

selenoprotein W, 2 (SelW2)

1p

15 kDa selenoprotein (Sel 15)

scaffold_127

iodothyronine deiodinase type 3 (DI 3)

9p

selenoprotein H (SelH)

4q

selenoprotein S (SelS)

4q

selenoprotein K (SelK)

7q

thioredoxin reductase (TR)

8q

selenoprotein O (SelO)

6q

selenoprotein T (SelT)

3q

DSBA like protein

3q


* The genomic chromosome or scaffold from which the selenoprotein gene was identified. The abbreviated name of each selenoprotein is shown in parentheses.

Jiang et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:289   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-289

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