TABLE 1

Nucleotide diversity in each of the 50 DNA segments studied in chimpanzees, bonobos, and humans

Nucleotide diversity (%)
Segments (bp)HumanaBonoboChimpP.t.v.bP.t.t.bP.t.s.b
NT2041 (440)00.0250.0720.0480.0810.114
NA1364 (417)00.1250.20600.4050.36
NT0953 (472)000.1610.1110.1980
NT2012 (471)00.0620.19200.2450.106
NT2064 (521)00.0210.0750.070.0770.096
NT1584 (521)0.0060.040.2950.1220.2940
NT2563 (523)0.0130.0610.1230.140.1020.096
NT0946 (424)0.01500.2170.250.0470.118
NT2191 (392)0.01700.21300.3120.425
NT2659 (452)0.01500.1240.0810.1670.111
NT1419 (448)0.0220.0250.1220.0250.1930
NT1506 (427)0.0230.110000
NT24894 (423)0.02400.0690.0490.1420
NT2472 (422)0.0230.070.0830.0760.0950
NT2984 (470)0.0350.2230.4610.3750.4590
NT2609 (432)0.0380.3630.30.3540.1290.116
NT812 (490)0.01400.190.1730.150.238
NT2906 (483)0.040.090.0930.1260.0340
NT2986 (492)0.0430.0960.0770.060.1080
NT2265 (451)0.0360.0650.130.0650.1970.148
NT866 (447)0.0500.1220.0820.1940
NT2019 (440)0.04900.3220.2310.2170.455
NT2266 (471)0.0570.1930.1890.140.0750.106
NT2018 (517)0.06600.03200.0690.097
NT1482 (460)0.0730.2540.06300.1740
NT2963 (541)0.0680.0980.150.1370.0860.123
NT2020 (456)0.0870.0240.2190.1150.1020.11
NT2568 (426)0.0570.0260.02800.0470
NT813 (526)0.0930.080.02200.0680
NT1469 (467)0.09900.1310.2100
NT2294 (458)0.1240.0930.0490.0240.0780.109
NT10604 (489)0.11300.01200.0410
NT787 (422)0.1250.1360.0670.09600.118
NT2560 (477)0.1220.190.0120.02300
NT2987 (448)0.1120.0470000
NT0151 (421)0.1220.0530.4240.3940.1320.119
NT2085 (506)0.1390.0440.2480.0630.2460
NT2352 (493)0.13800.06800.1130.135
NT1251 (493)0.1520.0970.0550.0740.0410
NT2021 (477)0.0420.2220.13200.3820.105
NT2558 (427)0.18600.1390.0690.1250.117
NT1386 (371)0.15900000
NT1412 (552)0.180.0380.260.020.2330.181
NA2920 (470)0.20900.1270.060.1460.273
NT784 (495)0.2220.1650.1010.0850.0940
NT2557 (431)0.21200.0410.05200.116
NT864 (492)0.21300.1170.1730.0410
NT2988 (584)0.2290.1790.040.0190.0610
NT1636 (505)0.2510.1270.1330.1160.110.297
NT2924 (468)0.2990.2040.10500.1850.214
Average0.08820.0730.1320.0860.1300.092
  • a he human data are from Yu et al. (2002).

  • b P.t.v., West African chimpanzee; P.t.t., Central African chimpanzee; P.t.s., East African chimpanzee.