TABLE 5

Effect of relative mutation rate on the probability of neutral (wm11 = 1.00) functional transfer of mitochondrial genes to the nucleus in large populations (N = 1000), across heterozygote fitnesses

Odds ratio as a linear function of selfing rate:
Relative mutation ratewm10
0.900.951.00
μn ≫ μm0.98*1.09*0.83*
μn = μm0.90*1.29***0.75**
μn ≪ μm0.60****0.64****0.55****
  • *P > 0.10, **P < 0.10, ***P < 0.05, ****P < 0.001.