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The footprint of metabolism in the organization of mammalian genomes

Luisa Berná12, Ankita Chaurasia1, Claudia Angelini3, Concetta Federico4, Salvatore Saccone4 and Giuseppe D'Onofrio1*

Author Affiliations

1 Genome Evolution and Organization - Department Animal Physiology and Evolution, Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Villa Comunale, 80121 Naples, Italy

2 Sección Biomatematica, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de la República, Iguá 4225, Montevideo, Uruguay

3 Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo "Mauro Picone", IAC-CNR, Via Pietro Castellino, 111-80131 Naples, Italy

4 Dipartimento di Scienze Biologiche, Geologiche e Ambientali, Università di Catania Sezione Biologia.Animale "M. La Greca", Via Androne, 81-95124 Catania, Italy

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BMC Genomics 2012, 13:174  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-174

Published: 8 May 2012

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The de Finetti's diagram.

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p-values of the Mann-Whitney test among categories.

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Butterfly plot of mammalian order: primates.

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Butterfly plot of mammalian order: rodentia and lagomorpha.

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Butterfly plot of mammalian order: artiodactyla, perissodactyla, chiroptera, cetacea.

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Butterfly plot of mammalian order: didelphimorpha and monotremata.

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Butterfly plot of mammalian order: proboscidea and cingulata.

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Statistical Summary of KOG genes.

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