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Table 1 Genome-wide statistics for the S. erinaceieuropaei assembly and gene predictions

From: The genome of the sparganosis tapeworm Spirometra erinaceieuropaeiisolated from the biopsy of a migrating brain lesion

Genome statistics  
Size of genome (Gb) 1.26
GC content (%) 46
Number of scaffolds 483,112
N50 4,647
Largest scaffold (bp) 89,810
Number of predicted genes 39,856
Gene density per Mb 31.6
Length of proteome (amino acids) 6,844,057
Maximum protein length (amino acids) 1,947
Average protein length (amino acids) 172
Average exon length (bp) 259
Median exon length (bp) 213
Average exons per transcript 2
Median exons per transcript 2
Total length of contained introns (Mb) 41
Average intron length (bp) 1,065
Median intron length (bp) 418
CEGMA 73/248
BLAST output against CEGMA 231/248