Figure 3.

Degradation of maximal discrimination by increasing contamination of a genome with foreign DNA. The genome of Syn was contaminated with genes from either Pmm (solid symbols) or Tel (hollow symbols), measuring maximal discrimination either by W8 (□,■), codon bias (◊,♦), or GC% (∆,▲). Maximal discrimination measured by CGS is not shown because its reference set (hence its calculated scores) is not affected by contaminating foreign genes.

Elhai et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:245   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-245
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