Table 1. Frequency of shared amino acid changes
Gene comparison % of sites shared*P value
jingwei to Adh-Twain 45 (5 of 11) 0.005
jingwei to Adh-Finnegan 63 (7 of 11) >0.001
Adh-Finnegan to jingwei 30 (7 of 23) 0.004
Adh-Finnegan to Adh-Twain 30 (7 of 23) 0.004
Adh-Twain to Adh-Finnegan 50 (7 of 14) >0.001
Adh-Twain to jingwei 36 (5 of 14) 0.021
  • * Percent and number of the early amino acid changes in the gene listed first found in the early amino acid changes found in the second gene.

  • A binomial test was used to determine the probability that this overlap is due to chance (see text).