Table 1

Overview of ultramicro inversions within alignments between the human and chimpanzee genomes.

Inversion classification and the lineage of inversion events

GC-including

AT-exclusive

Total


Ultramicro inversions

1926

461

2377

Inversions obtained with the support of phylogenetic profiles

1218

206

1424

Human lineage

435

44

479

Chimpanzee lineage

758

153

911

Human-Gorilla lineage*

14

6

20

Chimpanzee-Gorilla lineage*

11

3

14


*Subject to incomplete lineage sorting among human, chimpanzee, and gorilla.

Hara and Imanishi BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:308   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-308

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