Table 1  C. neoformans PRE locations among the pheromone-response group
LocusGene namePREs within 1 kb of ATG
AF542530.2STE3a9
CND05690MFα38
CND05680MFα28
CND05750MFα17
AF542530.2MFa17
AF542530.2MFa37
AF542530.2MFa25
CND05950SXI1α5
CNE00520Mitogen-activated protein kinase3
CNF01070Plasma membrane fusion-related protein, putative3
CNC01050Protein-S-isoprenylcysteine O-methyltransferase, putative3
CNC02440CDC12 (septin)3
CND05800STE3α2
AF542530.2STE12a2
CND05810STE12α2
CNE03110Pheromone maturation-related protein farnesyltransferase, putative2
CNC04960Small GTPase RAC1, putative2
CNL05710Secreted Zn-dependent peptidase (insulinase famly), putative2
AF542530.2SXI2a1
CNB01030STE61
CND04860CDC10 (septin ring protein)1
CNE03430CD11 (septin)1
CNE04450GPA3 (heterotrimeric G-protein GTPase)1
CNF00500CDC3 (septin ring protein)1
CNA01680GPA2 (heterotrimeric G-protein α subunit B)1
CND04910Prenyl-dependent CAAX protease, putative1
CNE00350CPK11
  • The C. neoformans PRE was identified in the upstream regions of 27 genes of the pheromone-response group (within 1000 bp of the predicted translational start).