<p>An evidence describes the source of an annotation, e.g. an experiment that has been published in the scientific literature, an orthologous protein, a record from another database, etc.</p>
Protein involved in the induction of whooping cough, a respiratory infection caused by the very small Gram-negative aerobic coccobacillus Bordetella pertussis. It is characterized by paroxysmal coughing often ending in a characteristic inspiratory gasp (whoop). The bacterium is a pathogen for humans and possibly for higher primates.