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Table 2 ITS age

From: Contribution of telomerase RNA retrotranscription to DNA double-strand break repair during mammalian genome evolution

  Number of ITS (%)
ITS type Human Chimpanzee Mouse Rat
Conserved ITS loci (old) 75 (90.4) 75 (94.9) 58 (23.8) 58 (23.2)
Species-specific ITS loci (young) 5 (6.0) 4 (5.1) 58 (23.8) 72 (28.8)
Not informative ITS loci* 3 (3.6) 0 (0) 128 (52.5) 120 (48.0)
Total 83 79 244 250
  1. *ITS loci for which the orthologous loci were not found or were grossly rearranged.