TABLE 1.

General features of Azotobacter vinelandii DJ and Pseudomonas stutzeri A1501 genomesa

ParameterValue
Azotobacter vinelandii DJPseudomonas stutzeri A1501
Chromosome features
    Size (bp)5,365,3184,567,418
    % GC65.763.9
Protein-encoding genes
    Total no.5,0514,128
    No. (%) with functional assignment3,561 (70.5)3,180 (77.0)
    No. (%) of conserved hypothetical protein genes739 (14.6)0 (0.0)
    No. (%) of hypothetical protein genes751 (14.9)948 (23.0)
    No. of pseudogenes6611
    No. (%) shared protein-encoding genes2,332 (44.1)2,298 (55.7)
RNAs
    No. of rRNA operons64
    No. of tRNAs6461
    No. of other RNAs180
  • a Data for P. stutzeri were taken from reference 96. The number of shared protein-encoding genes was computed using orthoMCL (50).