Table 3

The evolutionary rates along each lineage in the phylogenetic tree of four mammalian species.

Nuclear

Mitochondria

Ka

Ks

Ka/Ks

Ka

Ks

Ka/Ks


Bear

0.0102

0.0798

0.1278

0.0365

1.0037

0.0363

Dog

0.0092

0.0843

0.1091

0.0274

1.2123

0.0226

Cow

0.0189

0.1657

0.1143

0.0343

1.4843

0.0231

Human

0.0186

0.1517

0.1226

0.1266

2.2890

0.0553


Rates of evolution were estimated from the alignment of concatenated nuclear and mitochondria coding sequences; (Ka) nonsynonymous substitution per codon; (Ks) synonymous substitution per codon.

Zhao et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:201   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-201

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