TABLE 5

The estimated number of ESTs is one per cosmid (i.e., one per 40 kb)

Probe
pool
No. of
cosmid clonesa
DNA sequence
(kb)a
No. of
ESTsb
  141362
  272386
  3723811
  472385
  572383
  672385
  7723810
  862043
  972388
1072385
1172387
1262042
Total79268667
  • a The estimated insert size per cosmid is 34 kb.

  • b Of the 67 ESTs, 23 had no assignment of sequence in assemblies provided, and the remaining 44 ESTs were unique. The cDNA library was kindly provided by Don Natvig and Mary Anne Nelson (Nelson et al. 1997).