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Table 1 Overview of the sequencing and assembly

From: De novo transcriptome analysis shows differential expression of genes in salivary glands of edible bird’s nest producing swiftlets

Sequencing parameters Species and location
AFC AFM AMC AA
Contig (n) 47,596 55,331 40,330 44,145
Contig N50 size 252 269 256 244
Total length of contig 10,865,350 12,946,212 9,192,670 9,807,398
Scaffolds (n) 28,471 32,337 25,185 28,051
Scaffold N50 size 1521 1560 1362 1143
Maximum length of scaffold 15,860 15,605 10,769 15,348
Minimum length of scaffold 100 100 100 100
Total length of scaffolds 13,284,125 15,888,505 11,131,881 11,571,111
GC percentage 46.72% 44.30% 47.94% 50.73%