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Table 1 Summary of AS rates in paramecia and human

From: The fitness cost of mis-splicing is the main determinant of alternative splicing patterns

  P. tetraurelia Human
Number of protein-coding genes 39,642 19,919
Mean (median) number of introns per gene 2.3 (2.0) 9.3 (7.0)
Average ASSV rate per intron 0.6% 1.9%
Average IR rate per intron 3.3% 3.4%
Mean (median) number of PCIs per gene 34.9 (26) NA
Average splice rate per PCI 0.026% NA