Table 2 Genomic correlates for recombination rate variation at 25 kb resolution
Genomic FeatureCoefficientDeviance ExplainedP-Value
Poly(A) ≥ 440.4317.7%0.0003
GC content−8.2514.8%0.0010
Mononucleosome occupancy−0.278.7%0.0114
(CA) ≥ 51399.924.4%0.0611
Proportion intergenic DNA0.323.3%0.1117
Gene density−444.170.7%0.4481
Proportion intronic DNA−0.160.4%0.5612
  • Each correlate was examined in a univariate generalized linear model. Values for mononucleosome occupancy incorporated an additional term for the IgG binding control. Reported P-values are not corrected for multiple tests.