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Table 1 Genome features of Bt and Bp

From: Genomic patterns of pathogen evolution revealed by comparison of Burkholderia pseudomallei, the causative agent of melioidosis, to avirulent Burkholderia thailandensis

Feature Bp Bt
  Chromosome 1 Chromosome 2 Chromosome 1 Chromosome 2
Size (bp) 4074542 3173005 3809201 2914771
No. of genes 3460 2394 3282 2363
Percentage coding 3454/3460 2394/2394 3282/3344 2363/2373
Average gene length (nt) 1177 1325 1139 1228
%G + C content 67.7% 68.5% 67.3% 68%
tRNA 53 8 52 6
rRNA 9 3 9 3
No. of Specific genes 484 370 312 339
No. of conserved genes 2970 2024 2970 2024