Table 3.

Potential CRE boxes present in promoter regions of peptidase genes

GeneDistance (bp) toa:No. of mismatchesSequences of boxb
Start codon−10 box
pepM +23+682TGAAATCGAGCAAA
pepP −81−42AGGAAACGTTAACT
−65−202TGTTAGCGTTTTTG
+99+1541TGGAACCGCGGGCA
+122+1772TGACAGCGAAGCGA
pepX −265−2212 GTTCAACGTTAGCA
dtpT +78+832TGGGAGCGTTTTTC
 ConsensusTGNNANCGNTNNCA
  • a Relative position of potential CRE site upstream (−) or downstream (+) of the first codon and the −10 promoter box.

  • b Mismatches to the CRE box consensus sequence are shown in bold.