Table 1 Assembly statistics for whole transcriptome assemblies and ortholog transcriptome assemblies for PA-Microphallus and PE-Microphallus (present study) as well as for two previously published Platyhelminthes transcriptomes: the trematode Schistosoma mansoni and cestode Echinococcus granulosus
Assembly StatisticWhole TranscriptomeOrtholog TranscriptomePreviously Published Transcriptomes
PA-MicrophallusPE-MicrophallusPA-MicrophallusPE-MicrophallusS. mansoniE. granulosus
No. of Transcripts15,43529,5647584758461221850
Min. Transcript Length2972972972972119
Max. Transcript Length10,39813,584928512,381933787
Median Transcript Length83758511731191704597
Mean Transcript Length (±SD)1225.18 (1102.41)959.67 (1007.52)1505.35 (1157.72)1565.81 (1287.64)600.6523.7
Transcriptome Length1,89,10,5872,83,71,6751,14,16,5391,18,75,11236,76,7909,68,901
N content (%)00002,5480
GC (%)47.2548.0547.2247.21NANA
N501782136820192070742638
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