Sequence alignment of tektin proteins. Dot indicates the identical amino acid residues in TEKT1 to 4 with TEKT5. An asterisk indicates fully conserved residues. The tektin signature sequence (RPNVELCRD) is boxed. Relative identities of TEKT5 to other TEKTs are 24 to 50% (shown in parenthesis).
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