Table 1

Distribution of Orthologs of MutS-related Proteins

Msh2Msh3Msh6Msh4Msh5
S. cerevisiae+++++
S. pombe+++
A. thaliana++++
C. elegans++++
D. melanogaster++
  • (−) No apparent ortholog in currently available sequence; (+) ortholog present; (++) more than one orthologous gene.