TABLE 1.

Major antigenic regions of the 55-kDa protein predicted using the Hopp and Woods, Zimmerman, and Levitt algorithms

RegionSequencePosition
Region 1AKCGGTKEENKKPAEMP23–39
Region 2KVQVSKEDKDKKDKEDKT117–134
Region 3DNKDPKSPGESESV141–154
Region 4KGLESLKLGDLSKVE195–209
Region 5KDKKLTIESHKDSK213–226