Table 2.

Percentages of amino acid sequence identity between the mature forms of staphylococcal and streptococcal toxinsa

Toxin% Sequence identity
SEASEBSEC1SEC2SEC3SEDSEESEGSEHSEISpeASSA
SEA10027.923.224.024.952.281.720.230.928.425.327.0
SEB10064.062.862.828.127.439.124.918.846.259.4
SEC110097.196.225.924.837.820.717.043.456.8
SEC210098.326.325.238.621.217.043.058.1
SEC310026.325.738.622.117.043.458.1
SED10054.818.930.926.129.425.0
SEE10020.930.927.525.826.1
SEG10024.020.641.640.3
SEH10023.528.624.4
SEI10020.622.0
SpeA10043.0
SSA100
  • ↵a Amino acid sequences were compared by the Clustal method with both gap and gap length penalties of 10.