Table 3 Numbers of differentially expressed genes with sequence similarity to previously reported genes associated with desiccation tolerance in P. vanderplanki.

From: Transcriptome analysis of the anhydrobiotic cell line Pv11 infers the mechanism of desiccation tolerance and recovery

Type of gene Pv11 P. vanderplanki P. nubifer
Pretreatment Dehydration Rehydration Dehydration Rehydration Dehydration
LEA 3/23 5/23 0/23 20/23 0/23 0/0
TRX 3/25 7/25 1/25 20/25 0/25 0/3
PIMT 3/14 6/14 1/14 12/14 1/14 0/1
Hb 0/32 0/32 0/32 8/32 23/32 3/25
Aqp 0/5 0/5 0/5 2/5 2/5 1/5
Trehalose Synthesis 1/4(TREH) 1/4(TREH) 0/4 2/4(TPS,TREH) 0/4 0/4
  1. LEA, late embryogenesis abundant proteins; TRX, thioredoxins; PIMT, L-isoaspartyl methyltransferase; Hb, haemoglobin; Aqp, aquaporin; Trehalose synthesis, four enzymes that accelerate trehalose synthesis. Column headings are described in Table 2. The left and right number in each cell refers to the number of DEGs and identified family genes, respectively. TPS, trehalose phosphate synthase; TREH, trehalose.