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Table 1 Mutations over the sexual cycle of N. crassa. Number of mutations per genome per sexual cycle were reported for each genomic region, i.e., within duplicates (defined by Dup-Blast), near duplicates (400 bp upstream and downstream flanking regions) and non-duplicates. All numbers are given as mean ± SEM. 2:2 and 3:1 refer to the pattern of segregation of mutations post meiosis

From: Repeat-induced point mutation in Neurospora crassa causes the highest known mutation rate and mutational burden of any cellular life

Regions 2:2 mutations 3:1 mutations Total
Average Rate (× 10−8) Average Rate (× 10−8) Average Rate (× 10−8)
Within duplicates 119.2 ± 20.6 1810 ± 313 0.91 ± 0.22 13.8 ± 3.30 120.1 ± 20.7 1820 ± 314
Near duplicates 3.6 ± 0.5 129 ± 18 0.22 ± 0.08 7.92 ± 2.78 3.8 ± 0.5 137 ± 18.5
Non-duplicates 12.5 ± 1.1 40.2 ± 3.48 0.20 ± 0.09 0.632 ± 0.293 12.7 ± 1.1 40.9 ± 3.52
All 135.3 ± 21.4 334 ± 52.9 1.32 ± 0.30 3.27 ± 0.74 136.6 ± 21.5 338 ± 53.0