Table 1

The main features of the genome
Feature Value
Genomic Size 52 Mb
Coverage (fold) Roche 454 (34x) + Solexa (97x) + SOLiD (66X)
GC content 42.71%
Protein-coding genes (> = 50 amino acids) 10,040
Average protein size (amino acids) 496
tRNA genes (genome) 119
tRNA genes (mitochondrion) 23
5S rRNA 1 30
28S rRNA1 1
18S rRNA 1 1

1 RNAmmer (v1.2, http://www.cbs.dtu.dk/services/RNAmmer/ webcite) was used to identity 5S, 28S, and 18S rDNA in M. brunnea.

Zhu et al.

Zhu et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:382   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-382

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