Table 2

Selenoproteins identified in the analyzed eukaryotic genomes

Selenoprotein family

O. tauri

O. lucimarinus

T. pseudonana

D. discoideum

D. pseudoobscura


SelK

+

+

+

+

SelH

+

+

+

SPS2

+

+

+

DI

+

Sep15

+

+

+

MSP

+

+

+

Gpx

+++++

+++++

++

SelT

+

+

+

TR

+

+

+

SelM

+

+

++

SelU

+

+

++

MsrA

+

+

+

PDI

+++

+++

++

Methyltransferase

+

+

+

Peroxiredoxin

+

+++

++

Thioredoxin-fold protein

+

+

+

SelO

+

+

SelW

+

++

SelS

+

+

Hypothetical protein 1

+

+

Hypothetical protein 2

+

+

Hypothetical protein 3

+

+


Total

26

29

16

5

3


Each '+' corresponds to one selenoprotein gene.

Lobanov et al. Genome Biology 2007 8:R198   doi:10.1186/gb-2007-8-9-r198

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