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Table 2 General characteristics of 11 hemiascomycetous yeast genomes

From: Genetic basis of the highly efficient yeast Kluyveromyces marxianus: complete genome sequence and transcriptome analyses

Species Genome size (Mb) Average G + C content (%) Total CDS Total tRNA genes Average gene density (%) Average G + C in CDS (%) Source
Kluyveromyces marxianus 10.97 40.12 4,952 202 68.00 41.69 This study
Kluyveromyces lactis 10.60 38.70 5,329 162 71.60 40.10 [20]
Saccharomyces cerevisiae 12.10 38.30 5,807 274 70.30 39.60 [20]
Candida glabrata 12.30 38.80 5,283 207 65.00 41.00 [20]
Yarrowia lipolytica 20.50 49.00 6,703 510 46.30 52.90 [20]
Scheffersomyces stipitis 15.40 41.10 5,841 - 55.90 42.70 [21]
Ashbya gossypii 9.12 51.70 4,776 220 77.10 52.80 [19]
Ogataea parapolymorpha 8.87 47.83 5,325 80 84.58 49.13 This studya
Debaryomyces hansenii 12.18 36.34 6,290 225 74.31 37.45 [20]
Clavispora lusitaniae 12.11 44.50 5,936 217 68.07 46.80 [22]
Schizosaccharomyces pombe 12.59 36.04 5,133 195 57.17 39.63 [23]
  1. aValues were summarized by us using data from Joint Genome Institute (JGI, http://gold.jgi-psf.org). G + C, guanine + cytosine; CDS, coding DNA sequence.
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