Table 3 Genome-wide averages (range) of current GC content, GC*, and GC*CpG
ChickenHuman
GC content0.4034 (0.3224–0.5509)0.4090 (0.2939–0.6444)
GC*0.4752 (0.3277–0.7440)0.4027 (0.2056–0.7016)
GC*CpG0.3988 (0.2895–0.6056)0.3464 (0.1866–0.5725)
  • Genome-wide averages (range) were determined based on nontranscribed and nonrepetitive regions of the genome.