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Table 1 List of Phlebotomus papatasi midgut-specific sequences, clusters, and sequences per cluster of cDNA libraries made from flies sugar-fed, blood-fed, and blood fed with Leishmania major parasites

From: Exploring the midgut transcriptome of Phlebotomus papatasi: comparative analysis of expression profiles of sugar-fed, blood-fed and Leishmania major-infected sandflies

  Number of Clusters Number of Sequences Sequences/cluster
Biological function Sugar Blood-fed L. major Sugar Blood-fed L. major Sugar Blood-fed L. major
protein synthesis machinery 88 39 51 281 73 159 3.19 1.87 3.12
protein modification machinery 19 20 8 39 22 9 2.05 1.10 1.13
protein export machinery 14 13 10 14 13 10 1.00 1.00 1.00
transcription machinery 4 2 1 4 2 1 1.00 1.00 1.00
transcription factors 13 6 3 22 9 4 1.69 1.50 1.33
proteasome machinery 13 7 7 21 7 9 1.62 1.00 1.29
transporters 24 16 11 37 19 33 1.54 1.19 3.00
extracellular matrix 6 12 5 164 122 59 27.33 10.17 11.80
cytoskeletal 16 15 14 61 291 210 3.81 19.40 15.00
signal transduction 28 20 13 38 20 15 1.36 1.00 1.15
protease inhibitor 3 1 3 8 5 9 2.67 5.00 3.00
immunity 3 4 3 8 5 4 2.67 1.25 1.33
adhesion 1 2 1 1 2 1 1.00 1.00 1.00
nuclear metabolism and regulation 17 7 6 18 9 6 1.06 1.29 1.00
metabolism, energy 95 38 42 194 54 62 2.04 1.42 1.48
metabolism, lipid 9 11 9 11 18 10 1.22 1.64 1.11
metabolism, carbohydrate 16 9 10 27 12 14 1.69 1.33 1.40
metabolism, amino acid 28 40 30 131 182 197 4.68 4.55 6.57
metabolism, nucleic acid and nucleotides 7 9 4 14 9 4 2.00 1.00 1.00
metabolism, heme 3 3 2 8 28 8 2.67 9.33 4.00
conserved of unknown function 262 167 322 405 282 470 1.55 1.69 1.46
Total 669 441 555 1506 1184 1294 Avg 3.23 Avg 3.27 Avg 3.01