Table 2

Description of novel crystal proteins from BtToxin_scanner prediction

Toxin IDSize (aa)NameaBest hit
NamebIdentity (%)
Toxin11,225Cry8Ac1Cry8Ab183
Toxin21,160Cry7Ha1Cry7Ba166
Toxin31,301Cry21Ca1Cry21Ba153
Toxin41,267Cry32Fa1Cry32Aa145
Toxin51,289Cry21Da1Cry21Ba248
Toxin6802NovelCry41Aa143
Toxin71,262NovelCry21Ba140
Toxin8802NovelCry31Aa631
  • a Official name received from the Bacillus thuringiensis Toxin Gene Nomenclature Committee. Novel indicates protein sequences with less than 45% sequence identity to known Cry proteins.

  • b Name from the Bacillus thuringiensis toxin nomenclature website (http://www.lifesci.sussex.ac.uk/home/Neil_Crickmore/Bt/).