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Table 1 Conserved block details for each opossum chromosome

From: Reconstruction of the ancestral marsupial karyotype from comparative gene maps

Chromosome Number of opossum-human conserved blocks Smallest block (Mb) Largest block (Mb) Average block size (Mb)
1 48 0.2 83 15
2 22 0.3 168 24
3 22 0.07 82 23
4 181 0.7 117 117
5 5 1.6 218 60.3
6 38 0.03 48 7.4
7 122 0.2 95 21.2
8 19 1 87 15.5
X 241 0.14 9.7 1.9
Overall 208 0.03 218 16.2
  1. 1Blocks mapped in Deakin et al. [30].
  2. 2Blocks were mapped by Deakin et al. [30] and Mohammadi et al. [32].