Table 8.

Number of repeats in bacterial genomes

SpeciesGenome size (Mb)No. of IS elementsNo. of SNRs
D. radiodurans 3.352295
B. subtilis 4.2036
E. coli 4.637263
M. tuberculosis 4.432252
Synechocystisspp.3.6NAa 118
A. fulgidus 2.213NA
  • a NA, not applicable.