Table 1

Comparison of observed and expected number of tRNA pairs.

Species

Observed

Expected

p-value


B. taurus

28452

22790

0


C. familiaris

4858

4271

0


D. novemcinctus

7918

11498

1


M. domestica

7402

914

0


E. telfairi

49

9.35

0


E. caballus

72

4.42

0


F. catus

8792

11816

1


G. gorilla

40

0.08

0


H. sapiens

97

0.27

0


L. africana

1645

3553

1


M. mulata

168

0.23

0


M. murinus

42

0.06

0


M. musculus

1001

425

0


O. anatinus

27015

25008

0


O. lemur

1364

1285

0


P. troglodytes

78

0.25

0


P. pygmaeus

83

0.28

0


O. cuniculus

118

37.15

0


R. rattus

28198

16148

0


The expectation values are computed by placing the tRNAs at uniformly random position in the genome. Empirical p values are computed from 50 to 1000 replicates.

Bermudez-Santana et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:270   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-270

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