Table 2

Number, size and similarity of IFITM paralogues in different vertebrates
Species Number of paralogues AA length % AA ID between paralogues
Mouse 6 104-144 23-73
Rat 6 104-144 49-84
Human 5 125-133 29-86
Tammar 5 109-152 23-73
Opossum 5 110-133 23-64
Platypus 3* 132 -
Frog 6 122-151 22-62
Fugu 4 121-138 21-95
Chicken 3 113-131 25-32
Lizard 3^ 120-135 23-35
Lamprey 1# - -

* full sequence is available for one IFITM paralog but only partial sequence is available for two other IFITM paralogues.

^ only partial sequence available for one paralogue.

# only partial sequence for a single paralogue available.

AA, amino acids; ID, identity.

Hickford et al.

Hickford et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:155   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-155

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