Table 4

Predicted AnoACE proteins. Conceptual proteins were translated from cDNA sequences for AnoACEs 2, 3, 7 and 9 and from genomic sequence for AnoACEs 1, 4, 5, 6, and 8.

AnoACE

Length (aa)

Active sites

Hydrophobic C terminus

Predicted GPI anchor


1

576

1

No

No

2

638

1

No

No

3A*

630

1

No

No

3B*

619

1

No

No

4

625

1

No

No

5

619

1

No

No

6

730

1

No

No

7

917

1

Yes

No/marginal

8

623

1

No

No

9

1225

2

Yes

Yes


*AnoACE3A and AnoACE3B are derived from alternative transcripts and differ at their N termini

†AnoACE5 and AnoACE6 are 97% identical, except for an extended C terminus in AnoACE6

‡N-terminus probably missing, no signal peptide

Burnham et al. BMC Genomics 2005 6:172   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-6-172

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