Percentage of proteins with long disordered regions

Range Eukaryotes 27-41 Archaea 4-24 Bacteria 2-21 %
Organism Various
Reference Uversky VN. Intrinsically disordered proteins from A to Z. Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2011 Aug43(8):1090-103. doi: 10.1016/j.biocel.2011.04.001. p.1097 right column bottom paragraphPubMed ID21501695
Primary Source Dunker AK, Obradovic Z, Romero P, Garner EC, Brown CJ. Intrinsic protein disorder in complete genomes. Genome Inform Ser Workshop Genome Inform. 2000 11: 161-71.PubMed ID11700597
Comments " the genome level, intrinsic disorder appeared to be a common phenomenon, with eukaryotes having a higher percentage of proteins with long disordered regions (27–41%) than archaea (4–24%) or bacteria (2–21%) (primary source)."
Entered by Uri M
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