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Table 3 Summary results of the mature bacteriocin sequence and gene cluster analysis

From: Bioinformatic prospecting and phylogenetic analysis reveals 94 undescribed circular bacteriocins and key motifs

 CharacteristicNo. of circular bacteriocinsPercentage of bacteriocins (%)
Mature bacteriocin sequenceTotal circular bacteriocins119100.0
Experimentally-confirmed2016.8
Total identified in this study9983.2
Containing polybasic region11193.3
Containing aromatic residues11596.6
Family i9074.8
Family ii2924.4
Bacteriocin clusterPredicted functional (conservative)9075.6
Translational coupling10991.6
Chrosomosomally-located7764.7
Plasmid-associated2521.0
Unknown location1613.4
Mobile genetic element-associated2420.2