Table 2

Positive selection within GSIS

Protein

Sub-Pathway

Inferred node (approximate date)


MT-ND4

R

Percomorpha (190 MYA)

MT-ND6

R

Percomorpha

Catarrhini (31MYA)

MT-ND8

R

Eutheria (102 MYA)

Tetrapoda (359 MYA)

UQCRC2

R

Theria (166 MYA)

Tetrapoda

Clupeocephala (320 MYA)

Cox8A

R

Eutheria

Cox4A

R

Theria

Murinae (37 MYA)

Clupeocephala*

Euteleostomi (420 MYA)†

Cox7R

R

Catarrhini†

CIC

M

Eutheria

ETF-QO

N

Percomorpha


* Two episodes inferred; † Coincides with a duplication

Ainali et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:142   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-142

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