Table 1

Results of a physical mapping of the Ae. aegypti genome
Mapping parameters Number (percentage)
Number of BAC clone 500
FISH results suitable for mapping 468 (94%)
Assigned supercontigs 294
Assigned to chromosome 1 70 (23%)
Assigned to chromosome 2 142 (48%)
Assigned to chromosome 3 82 (29%)
Mapped portion of the genome 624 Mb (45%)

BAC, bacterial artificial chromosome; FISH, fluorescent in situ hybridization.

Timoshevskiy et al.

Timoshevskiy et al. BMC Biology 2014 12:27   doi:10.1186/1741-7007-12-27

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