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Table 2 Summary of candidate sea anemone toxin sequences

From: A RNA-seq approach to identify putative toxins from acrorhagi in aggressive and non-aggressive Anthopleura elegantissima polyps

  A NA N C S
Phospholipase A2 9 10 10 9 7
Cytolysins
Type II 1 1 1 1 0
Type IV 1 1 1 - 1
VGPC Toxins
Type I 9 10 13 11 8
Type II 19 12 14 13 4
Type III 19 17 17 14 12
Type IV 1 1 1 - 0
Type V 2 2 2 - 2
VGSC Toxins
Type I, II, & III 3 4 3 3 1
Acrorhagins
Type I 3 2 2 - 3
Type II 1 1 1 - 0
Total 69 59 65 42 38
  1. A = aggressive polyp acrorhagi, NA = non-aggressive polyp acrorhagi, N = number of new toxin candidates (>90% similarity), C = number of gene clusters (>50 bootstrap support), S = genes with a signaling region; − = no phylogenetic reconstruction done.
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