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Table 1 Gene model improvement in C. elegans and C. briggsae

From: Large synteny blocks revealed between Caenorhabditis elegans and Caenorhabditis briggsae genomes using OrthoCluster

  C. elegans C. briggsae
Initial number of genes 20,140 19,522
Outmap genes replaced by predictions 0 9
Split genes 0 130
Merged genes 0 250
Predictions added because of split genes 0 262
Predictions added because of merged genes 0 124
Genes added because of new genes 52 191
Genes deleted because of special cases 0 7
Predictions added because of special cases 0 5
Final number of genes 20,192 19,717