Table 2

Pilins and other prepilin peptidase-dependent proteins found in C. perfringens and C. difficile

StrainProtein name/gene name (predicted mass of mature protein [kDa])
PilinsPutative minor pilinsOther putative PilD-dependent proteinsa
C. perfringens 13PilA1/CPE2288 (12.6)CPE2280 (38.1)CPE0130 (3.1)
PilA2/CPE2284 (18.1)CPE2279 (78.0)CPE1839 (153)
PilA3/CPE2278 (20.0)CPE2278/PilA3 (20.0)CPE1841 (18.8)
PilA4/CPE1842 (15.4)
C. difficile 630CD630_3513 (17.2)CD630_3508 (20.6)CD630_1242 (13.6)
CD630_3294 (11.6)CD630_3507 (19.8)CD630_1245 (19.3)
CD630_2305 (17.2)CD630_3506 (57.7)
CD630_0755 (29.1)