Fraction of non coding DNA

Value 12 %
Organism Bacteria Buchnera sp.
Reference Rogozin IB, Makarova KS, Natale DA, Spiridonov AN, Tatusov RL, Wolf YI, Yin J, Koonin EV. Congruent evolution of different classes of non-coding DNA in prokaryotic genomes. Nucleic Acids Res. 2002 Oct 1 30(19):4264-71. p.4266 table 1 Table - link PubMed ID12364605
Primary Source COG - Clusters of Orthologous Groups of proteins (NCBI) link
Method Researchers analyzed the intergenic distances in 50 completely sequenced bacterial and archaeal genomes using the COG database (primary source) to limit the study to pairs of robustly predicted genes.
Comments For 10% non coding DNA in B. aphidicola see BNID 103793 Table - link
Entered by Uri M
ID 105755