TABLE 3.

Amino acid sequence identities between Anaplasma marginale subsp. centrale (Israel vaccine strain) and A. marginale strain St. Maries Msp2 hypervariable region variants

Israel vaccine Msp2 HVR variant% identity with St. Maries Msp2 HVR variant:
Ψ1Ψ2a9H1P1bE6/F7
G1c3648584863
C3854495354
F3748515042
B16648335335
A224340383842
AF6154534367
A17437435246
  • a St. Maries strain donor allele Ψ2 is duplicated, with the duplicate, 3H1, having an identical sequence (7).

  • b St. Maries donor allele Ψ P1 is duplicated, with the duplicate, G11, having an identical sequence (7).

  • c A. marginale subsp. centrale (Israel) donor allele Ψ G1 is duplicated, with the duplicate, G2, having an identical sequence (21).