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Table 3 Classification of transcripts that are associated with a secretory function.

From: An insight into the sialotranscriptome of the brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus

Class ESTs   % Clusters ESTs/Cluster
Other putative secreted 192   35.49 103 1.86
Lipocalins 116   21.44 28 4.14
Glycine rich polypeptides 72   13.31 23 3.13
Protease inhibitor domains 56   10.35 29 1.93
Antimicrobial peptides 56   10.35 5 11.20
Immunosuppressors (Evasin/Da-p36) 25   4.62 12 2.08
Metalloproteases 7   1.29 7 1.00
Aegyptin-like 6   1.11 1 6.00
Mucins 3   0.55 3 1.00
Similar to mammal skin proteins 2   0.37 2 1.00
Possible cuticle or cement 2   0.37 2 1.00
Similar to Grillus accessory gland peptide 2   0.37 2 1.00
Basic tail 2   0.37 2 1.00
Total 541   100 219