Table 2.

Genetic differences in ICP34.5 among HSV strains

StrainNo. of PAT repeatsOther differences in ICP34.5 from LP5a
LP522
SP718Deletion of GEGA (153–156)
KOS 70 or 321 (KOS 63)3Deletion of R (6)
K instead of E (158)
T instead of A (227)
SLP53Deletion of R (6)
K instead of E (158)
T instead of A (227)
SLP103Deletion of RH (6, 8)
K instead of E (158)
T instead of A (227)
  • a Amino acids are designated in single-letter code. Numbers in parentheses refer to amino acid positions in Fig. 8.