Go to the NCBI portal, and go to the Human Genome site.
1. Identify the SERPINE1 gene. What does it encode?
2. How many exons encode the protein? How many introns?
3. Does this protein have a homologue in Fasciola? Explain your answer.
4. Does this protein have a homologue in Chickens? Explain your answer.
5. Which species has a sequence most similar to the chicken protein sequence? Does
this make sense?