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Table 1 Summary statistics of the overall rate of non-synonymous (d N ) and synonymous (d S ) substitution, and their ratio (ω) in avian lineages

From: Molecular evolution of genes in avian genomes

  Pairwise chicken-zebra finch Zebra finch Chicken Ancestral bird lineage
Overall d N 0.0635 0.0283 0.0239 0.0288
  (0.0517-0.0777) (0.0225-0.0350) (0.0185-0.0316) (0.0241-0.0345)
Overall d S 0.4184 0.2133 0.1973 0.2600
  (0.3868-0.4584) (0.1929-0.2384) (0.1810-0.2154) (0.2361-0.2834)
Overall ω 0.1517 0.1326 0.1208 0.1107
  (0.1270-0.1788) (0.1080-0.1601) (0.0973-0.1527) (0.0942-0.1295)
  1. 95% confidence intervals based on resampling are given in parentheses.