TABLE 3.

Sequence pair distances of intimin genes on the basis of a ClustalW alignment using sequence distance matrix from Bioedit

GeneDistance with respect toa:
αβγ1γ2εζηθικ
α1.0000.8330.8570.8450.8240.9160.8470.8450.8700.879
β1.0000.8300.8400.8630.8270.8180.8380.8280.886
γ11.0000.9130.8320.8460.8410.9090.8700.856
γ21.0000.8400.8290.8280.9920.8590.843
ε1.0000.8160.9210.8390.8300.819
ζ1.0000.8350.8280.8500.858
η1.0000.8280.8460.853
θ1.0000.8580.841
ι1.0000.868
κ1.000
  • a Values represent ratios of identities to the length of the longer sequence of a given pair. Values in bold type are mentioned in the text.