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Table 4 Repetitive membrane proteins of P. falciparum (top) and T. brucei (bottom)

From: Surface antigens and potential virulence factors from parasites detected by comparative genomics of perfect amino acid repeats

Name, accession Topology Repeat pP
Hypothetical protein, Q8IJ50 GPI 16 × EESHNFYNPTH 184
Circumsporozoite protein, Q7K740 GPI 38 × ANPN 145
Merozoite surface protein 8, Q8I476 GPI 32 × NN 29
Liver stage antigen, Q8IJ44 1 TM 45 × AKEKLQEQQSDLEQER 839
Erythrocyte membrane protein 3, O96124 1 TM 61 × QQNTGLKNTP 665
Trophozoite antigen, Q8IFL9 1 TM 60 × NHKSD 287
Glycophorin-binding protein, Q8I6U8 1 TM 10 × DPEGQIMREYAADPEYRKHL 213
MAEBL, Q8IHP3 1 TM 19 × EEKKKADELKK 213
PF70 exoantigen, Q8IK15 3 TM 8 × TKKPSKYTMNLDSPLLKGSS 165
MESA, Q8I492 1 TM 94 × KE 97
PfEMP1, Q8I519 1 TM 16 × GGGGGS 77
RESA, Q8IHN1 1 TM 33 × EEN 63
Hypothetical protein, Tb11.02.2360 GPI 11 × TAVTDVNDNNSANTSNEDE 229
Hypothetical protein, Tb11.1550 GPI 12 × IIAHYC 68
Procyclin (EP-type), Tb10.6k15.0020 GPI 29 × PE 46
Hypothetical protein, Tb927.7.360 GPI 3 × DKEKTERTEVEEVPKKDPEG 45
Procyclin (GPEET-type), Tb927.6.510 GPI 6 × EETGP 24
VSG, Tb10.v4.0209 GPI 19 × AA 13
CRAM, Tb10.6k15.3510 1 TM 80 × ITGDCNETDDC 1050
Hypothetical protein, Tb927.3.5530 2 TM 49 × RLRAEEE 337
Hypothetical protein, Tb10.61.0660 3 TM 12 × NEEVPAGVSARRGGVAMSF 241
Procyclic surface glycoprotein, Tb10.26.0790 2 TM 5 × YGQPPPPQ 31
Invariant surface glycoprotein, Tb927.5.350 1 TM 18 × EA 12
  1. TM, transmembrane domain; GPI, glycosylphosphatidyl-inositol anchor; pP, negative logarithm of the P-value. See text for full protein names.