Table 2

Correlation coefficient analysis between ln (substitution rate ×108) and chromosomal features

Type

Grantham Distance

GC Content (%)

Gene Densitya

CpG Island Densitya

Chromosome Size


CpG to TpG

-0.23**

-0.04**

-0.03**

-0.08**

-0.13**

TpG to CpG

-0.39**

0.09**

0.09**

0.02*

-0.25**

non-CpG Transition

-0.35**

0.08**

0.08**

0.01**

-0.24**

Transversion

-0.23**

0.06

0.07**

-0.02**

-0.32**


*at 1% level of significance; **at 0.1% level of significance; aper Mb

Misawa BMC Genomics 2011 12:397   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-397

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