Table 1

Number of putative DExD/H-box RNA helicases in other organisms
Organism DExD/H helicase family (Reference)
DEAD-box DExH-box*
Giardia lamblia 22 10
Homo sapiens 42 18 [30]
Oryza sativa 26 8 [31]
Saccharomyces cerevisiae 26 12 [32]
Entamoeba histolytica 20 13 [33]
Plasmodium falciparum 22 ND [34]
Leishmania major 28 18 [35]
Tripanosoma cruzi 30 19 [35]
Tripanosoma brucei 27 19 [35]

* DEAH-box and Ski2-like families.

Gargantini et al.

Gargantini et al. BMC Microbiology 2012 12:284   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-12-284

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