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Table 1 Summary of the sequencing results obtained from each of the technologies.

From: Genome sequence of the pattern forming Paenibacillus vortex bacterium reveals potential for thriving in complex environments

  Roche 454 Illumina GA
Average read length (nt) 100 36
Total no. single reads 1,192,566 30,779,535
Total no. paired-end reads - 22,264,798
Average depth-coverage of mapped reads 19× 270×
Total contigs (> 500 nt) 227 224
Number of scaffolds (> 500 nt) using 454 and Illumina 56