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Table 1 Putative virulence factors of EHP

From: Identification, characterization and heparin binding capacity of a spore-wall, virulence protein from the shrimp microsporidian, Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei (EHP)

Function Gene
Host cell invasion and spore attachment Polar tube proteins (PTPs)
Spore wall proteins (SWPs)
Endochitinases
Chitin synthases
Energy parasitism ADP/ATP transporters
Host cell manipulation Mitogen-activated protein kinases
Transferases
Splicing machineries