Table 1.

Coverage comparison of the protein-coding regions in Neandertals

Draft genome (8)El SidrónVindijaAltai genome (10)
Average coverage1.3-fold12.5-fold42.0-fold45.3-fold
Coding bases, n (%)*14,289,004 (52.3)25,651,281 (93.8)26,876,083 (98.3)27,313,554 (99.9)
Coding genes, n (%)
 80%177 (1.0)15,502 (89.3)16,944 (97.6)17,322 (99.7)
 90%46 (0.3)13,561 (78.1)16,294 (93.8)17,313 (99.7)
 100%19 (0.1)5,476 (31.5)11,696 (67.3)17,264 (99.4)
  • * Number and percentage of bases in the exome covered by at least one read.

  • Number and percentage of genes with at least 80%, 90%, and 100% of their length covered by one read.