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Table 1 Different physico-chemical properties of transketolase (Plasmodium falciparum 3D7)

From: Molecular-docking study of malaria drug target enzyme transketolase in Plasmodium falciparum 3D7 portends the novel approach to its treatment

Parameter Value
Molecular weight 75815.2
Extinction coefficients 82460
Abs 0.1 % (=1 g/l) 1.088, assuming all pairs of Cys residues form cystines
Ext. coefficient 81710
Abs 0.1 % (=1 g/l) 1.078, assuming all Cys residues are reduced
Theoretical pI 6.50
Total number of negatively charged residues (Asp + Glu): 76
Total number of positively charged residues (Arg + Lys): 70
Instability index 38
Grand average of hydropathicity (GRAVY) -0.402
Aliphatic index 82.89