Table 1

Number of olfactory receptors in old (Release 12) and new (Release 13) Celera mouse genome assemblies

Olfactory receptors in Release 12 mouse genome assembly [1]

Olfactory receptors in Release 13 mouse genome assembly


Total number of olfactory receptor sequences

1,468

1,490

Number of partial sequences (at end or gap in Celera scaffold)

262/1,468 (18%)

96/1,490 (6%)

Number of full olfactory receptor sequences

1,206/1,468 (82%)

1,394/1,490 (94%)

Interrupted by repeat sequence

134/1,206 (11%)

117/1,394 (8%)

Contains frameshift or stop codon

206/1,206 (17%)

170/1,394 (12%)

Intact ORF

866/1,206 (72%)

1,107/1,394 (79%)

Intact class I

104/866 (12%)

124/1,107 (11%)

Intact class II

762/866 (88%)

983/1,107 (89%)


Young et al. Genome Biology 2003 4:R71   doi:10.1186/gb-2003-4-11-r71

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