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Table 2 Summary of EST descriptions and the number of transcripts involved in host response modulation by ticks expressed differentially (p ≤ 0.001) in microarray comparisons between Brahman frustrated larvae vs. Holstein-Friesian frustrated larvae.

From: Comparative microarray analysis of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus expression profiles of larvae pre-attachment and feeding adult female stages on Bos indicus and Bos taurus cattle

R. microplus genes expression microarray comparison: Brahman frustrated larvae vs. Holstein-Friesian frustrated larvae
Transcript Category Highly expressed (Fold change) References
GGY domain proteins 3 (1.3 - 2.1) [23, 31]
Serpin 2 1 (1.3) [5054]
Lipocalin 1 (1.3) [26, 38]
Histamine binding proteins 5 (1.2 - 1.4) [26, 62, 63]
Hemelipoglycoproteins 2 (1.5 -2) [22]
Cuticle proteins 3 (1.2 -2) [64, 82]
No Significant Similarities 19 (1.1 - 1.6)  
Unnamed 6 (1.1 -1.6)  
Total 40