Table 3

Repartition of the pseudogenes according to the presence/absence of an S. cerevisiae homolog, and their functional classification

Species

S.c. homolog with known function

S.c. homolog with unknown function

No S.c. homolog

transporter, periphery of the cella

Enzymesb


S. cerevisiae

37

31

9

11

15

C. glabrata

23

2

13

13

2

Z. rouxii

83

9

13

50

14

K. lactis

38

6

17

11

15

K. thermotolerans

42

6

20

13

11

S. kluyveri

78

10

29

33

19

D. hansenii

82

7

86

37

24

Y. lipolytica

117

6

107

26

38


S.c. is for S. cerevisiae.

aNumber of pseudogenes with a homolog in S. cerevisiae coding for proteins involved in transport and/or acting at the periphery of the cell.

bNumber of pseudogenes without homolog in S. cerevisiae coding for enzymes.

Lafontaine and Dujon BMC Genomics 2010 11:260   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-260

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