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Table 1 Amino acid sequence identities between mammalian ferritin subunits

From: Sequence analysis of dolphin ferritin H and L subunits and possible iron-dependent translational control of dolphin ferritin gene

Subunit type 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
1: Cetacean ferritin H1   96 97 91 91 93 93 94          
2: Feline ferritin H    98 91 92 95 95 95          
3: Canine ferritin H     92 92 96 96 97          
4: Equine ferritin H      88 91 92 92          
5: Bovine ferritin H       91 92 92          
6: Human ferritin H        94 95          
7: Rat ferritin H         99          
8: Mouse ferritin H                  
9: Cetacean ferritin L1 51          91 91 88 90 84 86 78 79
10: Feline ferritin L   52          96 90 93 86 91 86 84
11: Canine ferritin L    52          92 90 86 89 85 82
12: Equine ferritin L     51          86 84 87 84 79
13: Bovine ferritin L      53          83 86 83 83
14: Human ferritin L       56          85 80 78
15: Rabbit ferritin L                 85 84
16: Rat ferritin L         50          92
17: Mouse ferritin L          50         
  1. 1Amino acid sequences of cetacean ferritin H and L subunits were from P. crassidens, L. obliquidens, G. griseus, and G. macrorhynchus.