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Table 1 Insecticidal effects of nBa1, DHFRBa1, HisrBa1, rBa1 and sBa1 on house crickets

From: A comparison between the recombinant expression and chemical synthesis of a short cysteine-rich insecticidal spider peptide

Peptide MW (Da) Dose (μg/g cricket) Effective Ba1 dose (μg/g cricket) Observation
nBa1 4,406.7 12.1a 12.1 Dead
DHFRBa1 28,289.0 200.0 31.2 No effect
HisrBa1 8,274.3 90.7 48.3 No effect
HisrBa1 (peak 1) 8,274.3 79.3 42.3 Paralysis/survived
rBa1 (pEQ40) 4,406.4 12.9 12.9 Dead
rBa1 (pET28) 4,406.4 12.9 12.9 Dead
sBa1 4,406.8 12.2 12.2 Dead
  1. aEach group was represented by five house crickets