TABLE 1.

Amino acid sequences for GRA6 markera

StrainPosition(s) of variable amino acids
7121747509294105180185186198204-208213219223224227230
RH H R V G K T E V Q D G G GYGGR A P E R V Y
Beverley Y . L . R . D A . G . . ----- - . G S E F
NED . . L D . . D . P . . R ..... G A . . . .
GUY-2003-BAS . . L D . A D . P . D . ..R.. G A G S . .
GUY-2004-TER . . L D . A D . P . D . ..R.. G A G S . .
GUY-2002-MAT . H L . . . D . P . D . ..R.. G A . . . .
GUY-2002-KOE . . L . . . D . P . D . ..R.. G A . . . .
GUY-2004-AKO . . L . . . D . P . D . ..R.. G A . H . .
  • a RH, Beverley, and NED are, respectively, type I, II, and III reference strains. Periods (.) indicate amino acids identical to the sequence of RH strain and dashes (—) indicate deletion.