Table 2

EST assembly statistics

Blue catfish

Channel catfish

All catfish


139,475

354,377

493,852

Short and simple sequences removed

2,735

6,230

8,965

Sequences for assembly

136,740

348,147

484,887

Contigs

22,009

28,941

45,306

Singletons

32,806

41,776

66,272

Average number of sequences per contig

4.72

10.6

9.2

Total unique sequences

54,815

70,717

111,578


Wang et al. Genome Biology 2010 11:R8   doi:10.1186/gb-2010-11-1-r8

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