Table 1

Proportions of individual genes in each category that are found to be rapidly evolving in any of the codeml analyses
Gene category Number of genes Rapidly evolving genes
Total Global Branch specific
Neurospora N. intermedia N. crassa N. discreta N. tetrasperma
Total 988 204 164 49 41 135 21
Sexual 99 26 19 7 4 22 1
Constitutive 627 112 94 25 22 72 13
Vegetative 94 15 9 2 2 11 1
n/ab 168 51 42 15 13 30 6

b genes for which data from the microarray analysis is lacking.

Both total number and the distribution of these genes in the global ratio model and all separate branches is shown.

Nygren et al.

Nygren et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2012 12:229   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-12-229

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