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Table 5 Physical properties of identified ovodefensin peptides

From: The Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis) genome and identification of innate immunity genes and clusters

Defensin domain Length Molecular weight Cys Residue Spacing Charge Isoelectric point
VkOVOD1_VARKO 45 4930.77 9–2–4-8-1-4 4 8.0905
VkOVOD2_VARKO 49 5582.3 6–3–13-6 4 8.5149
VkOVOD3_VARKO 48 4950.69 5–6–12–3-1-6 8.5 8.9348
VkOVOD4_VARKO 40 4271.9 3–3–3-9-1-6 4.5 8.0913
VkOVOD5_VARKO 53 5869.76 14–6–13-2 1.5 7.5215
VkOVOD6_VARKO 38 4252.89 3–3–3-9-1-6 3 7.8246
  1. Molecular weights, charges and isoelectric points were calculated based on predicted peptide sequences using the EMBOSS tool pepstats [53]