Table 3

Transitions at CpG and non-CpG sites exhibit qualitatively different patterns of molecular evolution. Divergences between human–chimpanzee (KHC) and between macaque–baboon (KMB) are shown separately. The 95% CIs of KMB/KHC are obtained from bootstrapping 1000 times.

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CpGnon-CpGCpGnon-CpGCpGnon-CpG
KHC10.10.757.310.638.390.67
(× 10−2)
KMB9.20.988.110.828.500.87
(× 10−2)
KMB/KHC0.9151.311.1091.291.011.29
[95% CI][0.80, 1.03][1.20, 1.43][0.99, 1.22][1.20, 1.38][0.93, 1.09][1.22, 1.36]