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Table 2 Description of exons and introns distributions for the novel genes throughout genome

From: An integrated and comparative approach towards identification, characterization and functional annotation of candidate genes for drought tolerance in sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench)

Scaffolds Total features per scaffold Exons per gene Length (bp) of features Scaffold size
Shortest Longest Total Average
Exons Introns Genes Maxa Aveb Exons Introns Genes Exons Introns Genes Exons Introns Exons introns
Chr1 66 38 28 9 2.4 20 77 209 2065 3614 8778 23,780 23,480 360.3 617.9 2164–67,845,075
Chr2 45 25 20 7 1.8 6 69 254 1283 1146 4690 13,378 4853 297.3 194.12 135,092–64,307,455
Chr3 35 14 21 4 1.6 3 103 236 2297 3392 3689 15,921 11,234 454.8 802.4 25,612–73,118,483
Chr4 60 37 23 9 2.6 7 66 224 2732 10,968 13,188 20,569 33,993 342.8 918.7 10,238–67,290,539
Chr5 44 25 19 5 2.3 19 71 245 2018 6695 8795 12,688 25,038 288.4 1001.5 43,486–33,757,957
Chr6 23 12 12 5 1.9 31 76 293 1337 1060 6502 7588 4018 329.9 334.8 11,607–52,987,788
Chr7 39 18 20 4 2 6 79 224 3156 2505 7905 18,860 9241 483.6 513.4 41,803–56,863,519
Chr8 45 20 25 5 1.8 6 71 218 2858 2680 4372 25,730 15,539 571.8 777 10,323–34,152,034
Chr9 44 24 20 6 2.2 44 69 233 3614 15,338 16,668 24,142 27,308 548.7 1137.8 17,759–55,481,927
Chr10 38 18 20 5 1.9 24 72 212 1855 6768 13,475 16,358 17,936 430.5 996.4 13,087–53,827,720
Super 2 0 2 2 1 739 0 739 887 0 889 5695 0 798.2 0 4–8,720,612
Ava 40 21 19 6 2.1 81 67 275 2446 5580 8141 17,958 19,777 479.1 735.4 28,289–51,668,465
  1. Key to legend: a Maximum; bAverage. This data depicts that the least number of novel genes (2, 1%) were identified in super scaffold, probably owing to its relative smaller size and lower gene density [8] and that highest prediction was from chromosome 1 with 28 genes showing its biggest size