Table 4.

ORFs defined in the right extremity of the Yps HPI and downstream of the DR17

Protein, ORFPredicted mass (kDa)Predicted functionAmino acid identity, protein, organism (accession no.)
Right end of Yps HPI
 Orf135.499% to Orf73, Orf74 of Y. pestis HPI (AL031866)
 Orf27.2DNA recognition36% to putative DNA-binding protein of phage P4 (P12552)
 Orf36.8100% to Orf76 of Y. pestis HPI (AL031866)
 Orf418.8100% to Orf77 ofY. pestis HPI (AL031866)
 Orf58DNA recognition50% to TraR of F-plasmid (U01159)
 TnpB IS100 29.2Transposase47% to IstB of IS21 (P15026)
 TnpA IS100 39.8Transposase32% to IstA of IS21 (P15025)
 Orf87.5Unknown
Downstream of the DR17
 Orf91184% to E. colinucleoprotein/polynucleotide-associated enzyme (U73857)
 Orf109.183% to E. colinucleoprotein/polynucleotide-associated enzyme (U73857)
 Orf1126.531% to soybean transcription factor 5 (S59539)
 Orf1234.975% to conserved hypothetical protein of Helicobacter pylori (AE000549)
 Orf13>13.2Unknown