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Table 4 KEGG biochemical mappings for Plectus murrayi clusters.

From: Desiccation survival in an Antarctic nematode: molecular analysis using expressed sequenced tags

KEGG categories represented Unique sequences (Number of enzymes) Percentage§
Metabolism 84 (52) 11%
   Carbohydrate metabolism 29(18) 4%
   Amino acid metabolism 14(9) 2%
   Lipid metabolism 13(8) 2%
   Xenobiotics biodegradation and metabolism 8(5) 1%
   Biosynthesis of secondary metabolites 6(3) <1%
   Energy metabolism 5(2) <1%
   Nucleotide metabolism 3(2) <1%
   Metabolism of other amino acids 3(2) <1%
   Glyoxylate and dicarboxylate metabolism 3(3) <1%
Genetic information processing 83 (48) 11%
   Folding, sorting and degradation 42(25) 6%
   Transcription 17(9) 2%
   Translation 16(8) 2%
   Replication and repair 8(6) 1%
Environmental information processing 95 (47) 12%
   Membrane transport 30(15) 4%
   Ligand-receptor interaction 28(15) 4%
   Signal transduction 14(8) 2%
   Signalling molecules and interaction 13(9) 2%
Cellular processes 19 (11) 3%
   Cell growth and death 8(5) 1%
   Cell communication 6(4) <1%
   Cell motility 3(1) <1%
   Development 2(1) <1%
Unassigned 385 49%
Hypothetical 116 15%
  1. §Percentage based on total unique transcripts (782) with significant similarity to sequences in database.
  2. Unassigned sequences are those that have significant similarity to known sequences whose functions are unclear.