Table 1.

M. avium subsp. paratuberculosisHsp70 sequence comparisons

Source or GenBank accession no. Amino acid sequence Source organism
X59437 a MARAVGIRYGTTNSV M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis
This studyb MARAVGIDLGTTNSV M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis
P32723 MARAVGIDLGTTNSV Mycobacterium tuberculosis
M95576 MARAVGIDLGTTNSV Mycobacterium leprae
P80462 MARAVGIDLGTTNSV Mycobacterium avium
  • a The nucleic acid sequence codons for the underlined region (from bp 31 to 45) are GGT ATC CGC TAC GGG.

  • b The complete nucleotide sequence is available under GenBank accession no. AF254578. The nucleic acid sequence codons for the underlined region (from bp 31 to 45) are GGT ATCGAC CTC GGG. Positions that differ from those given in footnote a are shown in boldface type. The amino acid sequences of M. tuberculosis, M. leprae, andM. avium Hsp70 are identical in the indicated region.