Table 1

General features of the D. radioduransgenome.

Molecule Length Average ORF length (bp) Protein coding regions GC content Repeatcontent
Chromosome I2,648,638 913 90.8% 67.0% 1.8%
Chromosome II412,348 1,044 93.5% 66.7% 1.4%
Megaplasmid177,466 1,100 90.4% 63.2% 9.2%
Plasmid45,704 928 80.9% 56.1% 13.0%
All3,284,156 937 90.9% 66.6% 3.8%