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Table 5 Amino acid repeat frequency in protozoan parasitic proteomes.

From: RepSeq – A database of amino acid repeats present in lower eukaryotic pathogens

Species Total Predicted Coding Sequences SAARs (10+) DPRs (4+) SRR (3+ Repeats) Total amino acid repeat containing proteins * Total % repeat containing proteins
L.braziliensis 7046 34 40 123 190 2.70%
L.infantum 8183 60 60 158 259 3.17%
L.major 8302 80 85 174 315 3.79%
T.brucei 8758 86 97 177 346 3.95%
T.congolense 17203 105 60 504 643 3.73%
T.cruzi 25401 594 245 514 1264 4.98%
D.discoideum 13498 3741 1003 2060 4627 34.28%
E.histolytica 9766 10 7 257 272 2.79%
P.berghei 12235 58 104 346 496 4.05%
P.chabaudi 15007 37 45 249 328 2.19%
P.falciparum 5479 853 256 1490 1835 33.49%
P.vivax 5352 111 113 1050 1157 21.62%
P.yoelii 8761 103 155 1024 1182 13.49%
  1. * Some proteins contain several individual repeats. These are taken into account here.