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Table 2 Organization of NBS-encoding genes in ten plant genomes

From: Genome-wide comparative analysis of NBS-encoding genes in four Gossypium species

Plant species No. of NBS genes No. of cluster genes Proportion of cluster genes No. of clusters Mean members per cluster
Gossypium arboreum 246 182 74.0% 54 3.4
Gossypium raimondii 365 287 78.6% 52 5.5
Gossypium hirsutum 588 463 78.7% 88 5.3
Gossypium barbadense 682 520 76.2% 147 3.5
Theobroma cacao 298 241 80.1% 52 4.6
Zea mays (Maize)a 107 61 57.0% 22 2.8
Sorghum bicolor a 236 217 91.9% 25 8.7
Oryza sativa (Rice)a 519 362 69.7% 104 3.5
Arabidopsis thaliana a 171 125 73.1% 39 3.2
Medicago truncatula a 469 310 66.1% 61 5.1
  1. aData from Cheng Y et al. [25]