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Table 1 Chromosome size and features

From: Assembly of the Candida albicans genome into sixteen supercontigs aligned on the eight chromosomes

  Size (bp)    
Chromosome Assembly 20 Optical map* Centromere location MRS Features
R 2,294,279 2,709,974 1,748,965 1 Ribosomal DNA cluster is ~800 kb on one homologue, ~350 kb on the other. Lacks CARE-2 on the right telomere
1 3,190,598 3,218,448 1,561,879 1  
2 2,233,511 2,228,646 1,924,678 1 The left-hand telomere lacks TLO and CARE-2
3 1,798,342 1,794,194 816,770 0 One gap
4 1,622,838 1,619,262 1,000,800 2  
5 1,191,532 1,246,010 465,800 1  
6 1,030,364 1,057,155 975,879 1  
7 943,480 961,199 423,765 2 The right-hand telomere lacks TLO and CARE-2
  1. *The MRS is included in all the optical map sizes.