Table 3

The probability that two circuit genotypes share an alternative phenotype decreases with their genotypic distance

N

c

d

Fraction of genotypes that share a specific phenotype after k mutations.


k = 1

k = 2

k = 3

k = 4

k = 5


8

0.4

0.125

0.854

0.749

0.664

0.593

0.546


0.25

0.874

0.777

0.706

0.645

0.6


0.5

0.911

0.839

0.786

0.748

0.713


0.3

0.125

0.869

0.768

0.691

0.624

0.568


0.25

0.882

0.787

0.716

0.657

0.606


0.5

0.925

0.863

0.809

0.765

0.727


20

0.3

0.1

0.826

0.718

0.644

0.59

0.546


0.25

0.85

0.753

0.687

0.646

0.619


0.5

0.907

0.849

0.804

0.774

0.75


0.2

0.1

0.874

0.776

0.701

0.643

0.596


0.25

0.877

0.782

0.719

0.663

0.617


0.5

0.913

0.85

0.799

0.762

0.73


0.1

0.1

0.913

0.848

0.784

0.728

0.676


0.25

0.924

0.857

0.797

0.743

0.701


0.5

0.939

0.891

0.849

0.811

0.779


Espinosa-Soto et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:5   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-5

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