Table 1

Summary statistics for the read alignments

Male silence

Male song

Female silence

Female song

Mix silence

Mix song


Total Reads

2,704,778

2,056,391

3,173,108

3,546,038

3,962,050

4,738,528


Total Usable Reads

1,179,330

1,155,168

2,244,376

2,498,648

2,249,188

2,950,398


Reads aligning with

Total

401,934

209,944

1,638,528

1,755,748

1,348,109

2,113,006


known miRNA

Fraction

34%

18%

73%

70%

60%

72%


Six different pools of auditory forebrain were analyzed independently by Illumina small RNA sequencing, as described in the text.

Gunaratne et al. BMC Genomics 2011 12:277   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-277

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