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Table 1 Wild-type fusion peptide sequences in pathogenic arthropod-borne flaviviruses

From: Constancy and diversity in the flavivirus fusion peptide

Flavivirus Wild-type sequencea
Mosquito-borne except dengueb DRGWGNGCGLFGKGSI
Dengue type 1 DRGWGNGCGLFGKGSL
Dengue type 2 DRGWGNGCGLFGKGGI
Dengue type 3 DRGWGNGCGLFGKGSL
Dengue type 4 DRGWGNGCGLFGKGGV
Tick-bornec except Powassan DRGWH NGCGLFGKGSI
Powassan including deer tick DRGWH NGCGF FGKGSI
  1. aChanges from the amino acids in the most common mosquito-borne sequence are in bold
  2. bJEV, YFV, WNV including Kunjin, Murray Valley encephalitis and SLEV viruses
  3. cTBEV, Langat, louping ill, Omsk hemorrhagic fever virus, Kyasanur Forest disease virus including Alkhurma, Royal Farm virus, Karshi, Gadgets Gully, Spanish sheep encephalomyelitis and Turkish sheep encephalitis viruses.