Table 1

Interlocus gene conversion events

Species

Number of sequences in the dataset (1)

Number of sequence involved in a gene conversion event (2)

Converted tract length (bp)


min

max


Horse

5

3

57

74


Rat

10

4

161

273


Mouse

21

20

107

529


Guinea pig

5

5

11

135


(1) All sequences are indicated in the table S1 of the additional file 1.

(2) Sequences involved in gene conversion events are indicated in bold in the table S1 of the additional file 1.

Meslin et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:148   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-148

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