Figure 5.

Plot of mean net charge versus mean hydrophobicity of LEA and selected other proteins. "No LEA" refers to proteins originally annotated as LEA proteins but re-annotated in our study (Additional file 1). Arabidopsis seed storage proteins were included in the analysis, because they are a group of seed proteins that have clearly no sequence similarities to LEA proteins. The line marks the border between natively unstructured (left) and folded (right) proteins [91]. The inset documents the shift of five proteins when the putative targeting sequence is removed.

Hundertmark and Hincha BMC Genomics 2008 9:118   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-9-118
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