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Clan: Vir (CL0411)


Antigenic variants from Plasmodium cell-surface Add an annotation

Several families of paralogous proteins are included in this superfamily, largely from Plasmodium species. The genome expresses great numbers of them, and they vary subtly from each other.

This clan contains 2 families and the total number of domains in the clan is 6879. The clan was built by RD Finn.


This clan contains the following 2 member families:

Cir_Bir_Yir Plasmodium_Vir

Domain organisation

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The table below shows the number of occurrences of each domain throughout the sequence database. More...

Pfam family Num. domains Alignment
Plasmodium_Vir (PF05795) 5293 (76.9%) View
Cir_Bir_Yir (PF06022) 1586 (23.1%) View
Total: 2 Total: 6879 Clan alignment

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Family relationships

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Species distribution

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