TABLE 1.

Synthetic overlapping 15-mer CFP-10 M. leprae and M. tuberculosis peptides

PeptideAmino acidsSpeciesSequencea% Identity
p11-15M. lepraeMAEMITEAAILTQQA67
M. tuberculosisMAEMKTDAATLAQEA
p26-20M. lepraeTEAAILTQQAAQFDQ47
M. tuberculosisTDAATLAQEAGNFER
p311-25M. lepraeLTQQAAQFDQIASGL33
M. tuberculosisLAQEAGNFERISGDL
p416-30M. lepraeAQFDQIASGLSQERN20
M. tuberculosisGNFERISGDLKTQID
p521-35M. lepraeIASGLSQERNFVDSI20
M. tuberculosisISGDLKTQIDQVEST
p626-40M. lepraeSQERNFVDSIGQSFQ27
M. tuberculosisKTQIDQVESTAGSLQ
p731-45M. lepraeFVDSIGQSFQNTWEG40
M. tuberculosisQVESTAGSLQGQWRG
p836-50M. lepraeGQSFQNTWEGQAASA40
M. tuberculosisAGSLQGQWRGAAGTA
p941-55M. lepraeNTWEGQAASAALGAL40
M. tuberculosisGQWRGAAGTAAQAAV
p1046-60M. lepraeQAASAALGALGRFDE47
M. tuberculosisAAGTAAQAAVVRFQE
p1151-65M. lepraeALGALGRFDEAMQDQ47
M. tuberculosisAQAAVVRFQEAANKQ
p1256-70M. lepraeGRFDEAMQDQIRQLE40
M. tuberculosisVRFQEAANKQKQELD
p1361-75M. lepraeAMQDQIRQLESIVDK27
M. tuberculosisAANKQKQELDEISTN
p1466-80M. lepraeIRQLESIVDKLNRSG20
M. tuberculosisKQELDEISTNIRQAG
p1571-85M. lepraeSIVDKLNRSGGNYTK20
M. tuberculosisEISTNIRQAGVQYSR
p1676-90M. lepraeLNRSGGNYTKTDDEA27
M. tuberculosisIRQAGVQYSRADEEQ
p1781-95M. lepraeGNYTKTDDEANQLLS40
M. tuberculosisVQYSRADEEQQQALS
p1886-100M. lepraeTDDEANQLLSSKMNF53
M. tuberculosisADEEQQQALSSQMGF
  • a Boldface type indicates identity.