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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)
Chitin synthases
Energy parasitism ADP/ATP transporters
Host cell manipulation Mitogen-activated protein kinases
Splicing machineries