TABLE 4

Divergence levels of D. melanogaster ACPs vs. non-ACPs when compared to their D. yakuba orthologs

Divergence level averagesACPsNon-ACPsMann-Whitney test (P-value)
D. melanogaster/D. yakuba dN0.1610.026<0.001
D. melanogaster/D. yakuba dS0.3970.3060.002
D. melanogaster/D. yakuba dN/dS0.4070.082<0.001
  • Nonsynonymous (dN) and synonymous (dS) nucleotide substitution rates.