Table 9

Characteristics of G+C in isochores.

IsochoreG+C (%)Fraction of genomeFraction of genes
Predicted*ObservedPredicted*Observed
H3>4859.53724.8
H1/H243–482521.23226.6
L<436769.23148.5
  • * The predictions were based on Bernardi's definitions (70) of the isochore structure of the human genome.