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Table 1 Methylation profiles in blood and brain. Methylation density describing the proportion of methylated sites (>10 %) in the genome

From: Gene and transposable element methylation in great tit (Parus major) brain and blood

Site Sample Covered sites Average methylation level for shared sites (%) Methylated sites (>10 %) Methylation density (%)
CpG Blood 12208277 42.74 8567823 70.18
Brain 10565030 50.01 7714048 73.01
CHG Blood 72303421 0.09 69783 0.10
Brain 56072687 1.35 1926491 3.44
CHH Blood 171057234 0.09 175551 0.10
Brain 118239257 1.94 6506253 5.50