TABLE 1

Conservation between rickettsial LpxJ homologs

Rickettsia species (strain)Locus tagHomologyaE value
% identity% positive
R. typhi (Wilmington)RT00471001002E−161
R. prowazekii (Breinl)H375_541098998E−159
R. rickettsii (Sheila Smith)A1G_0070588922E−140
R. felis (LSU)JS55_0059089931E−142
R. akari (Hartford)A1C_0064585911E−136
R. belli (RML Mogi)RBEMOGI_143979902E−129
  • a BLAST analysis was performed using R. typhi (Wilmington) LpxJ primary protein sequence as the query. Zero gaps were found in all query-subject alignments.