Table 1.

Properties of identified PrV genes

GeneORF startaORF stopaNo. of amino acidsPredicted mass (kDa)% Identity to homologous deduced proteins of:
EHV-1HSV-1VZV
UL3321856511512.7465442
UL347241,51226228.1515449
UL351,5671,87810311.5413139
  • a Start and stop positions of the open reading frame (ORF) are indicated by the nucleotide number in the sequence of GenBank accession no. AJ276165 (first nucleotide of ATG to last nucleotide of stop codon).