Table 1: Amino acid identities (top right) and similarities (bottom left) of the fish CISHa and b molecules and CISH molecules from birds, amphibians, and mammals. The accession numbers of the protein sequences are given in Figure 3.

aa12345678910111213141516171819202122

(1) Trout-a22590.297.872.065.364.969.064.653.261.157.356.946.243.849.648.148.038.636.838.640.741.5
(2) Salmon-a122594.290.771.168.468.072.667.753.060.555.555.047.343.849.347.249.342.740.740.943.043.5
(3) Salmon-a222597.894.772.466.765.570.465.952.861.657.356.945.442.548.747.648.439.437.539.441.542.7
(4) Smelt-a22081.882.782.270.468.672.165.957.861.055.155.345.945.448.745.651.142.040.840.542.640.8
(5) Tetraodon-a22581.883.683.184.489.884.176.553.357.851.350.443.845.547.643.345.340.540.039.842.242.2
(6) Fugu-a22578.780.480.982.794.783.278.352.255.452.352.344.144.848.042.944.342.042.040.339.541.6
(7) Stickleback-a22681.984.583.282.792.589.481.453.058.854.653.843.446.347.443.047.343.041.440.841.842.7
(8) Medaka-a22678.880.580.178.386.786.389.851.355.351.251.043.644.843.642.448.741.841.538.641.740.9
(9) Zebrafish-a21266.267.166.270.570.770.269.068.671.149.650.043.645.348.447.849.541.139.241.342.641.9
(10) gCarp-a22275.176.976.076.679.675.675.775.779.754.555.043.944.646.444.851.143.444.443.646.644.2
(11) Trout-b23369.567.468.767.068.267.468.768.261.466.198.753.849.854.554.050.644.742.944.146.743.5
(12) Sockeye-b23369.167.068.267.067.867.868.267.862.266.598.752.949.854.554.050.845.241.844.447.143.9
(13) Tetraodon-b21460.660.659.761.962.361.961.061.557.658.466.565.269.758.054.142.939.337.440.237.438.8
(14) Fugu-b21458.258.256.963.263.661.861.958.862.162.663.163.180.160.557.443.537.936.438.338.937.9
(15) Stickleback-b21060.460.459.661.864.461.863.359.760.461.766.166.169.374.867.150.041.842.742.440.940.8
(16) Medaka-b20162.261.862.260.960.961.862.461.965.660.466.166.167.173.478.147.239.239.639.541.037.5
(17) Zebrafish-b20464.464.964.968.665.363.162.862.868.467.663.163.159.360.364.368.638.537.738.239.038.4
(18) Human25853.557.053.956.257.858.557.056.653.957.057.858.154.350.453.150.050.490.789.966.556.6
(19) Mouse25752.154.552.554.556.856.856.056.852.156.856.857.253.349.056.052.150.692.288.766.455.8
(20) Cow25455.155.955.553.958.757.159.455.153.157.557.158.754.350.055.152.851.291.590.365.357.0
(21) Chicken24959.458.259.856.661.058.257.458.654.660.261.461.056.652.253.853.453.876.075.976.860.6
(22) Frog25754.955.655.653.757.253.756.854.156.056.856.057.254.552.953.752.150.275.273.573.273.5