Table 2

Comparison between the two genomewide IST projects

DatasetTotal interactionsKnown interactions* (%)
Uetz et al. (11)69188  (12.7)
This study
 More than 2 IST hits1,533128  (8.3)
 More than 3 IST hits (core data)841105  (12.5)
  • * Those described in the YPD (14) as previously known to associate or to occur in the same complex. 

  • In Uetz et al. (11), total number of interactions revealed by IST approach was claimed to be 692, whereas their list contained 691 interactions.