Table 1

Characteristicsa of boaA and boaB genes and their encoded products

Strain

Gene

Chromosome

Locus tag

GenBank accession #

ORF

(nt)

Predicted protein

(aa)

MW

(Da)

Potential signal sequence

cleavage siteb


B.mallei

ATCC23344

boaA

2

BMAA0649

YP_105401.1

4608

1535

140,689

WA18▼GV

NCTC10247

boaA

2

BMA10247_A1776

YP_001078959.1

5301

1766

162,744

WA77▼GV

B. pseudomallei

K96243

boaA

2

BPSS0796

YP_110805.1

4962

1653

151,565

WA18▼GV

DD503

boaA

ND

-

EF423807

4680

1559

143,209

WA18▼AL

1710b

boaA

2

BURPS1710b_A2381

YP_337531.1

4881

1626

149,383

WA10▼AL


K96243

boaB

1

BPSL1705

YP_108306.1

4821

1606

148,811

VA23▼GT

DD503

boaB

ND

-

EF423808

4965

1654

154,117

VA71▼GT

1710b

boaB

1

BURPS1710b_2168

YP_333563.1

4965

1654

154,059

VA71▼GT


aSequence analyses were performed using Vector NTI (Invitrogen) and online tools available through the ExPASy Proteomics Server.

bThe putative signal sequence cleavage site was determined using the SignalP 3.0 server

ND = not determined

Balder et al. BMC Microbiology 2010 10:250   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-10-250

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