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Table 2 Horizontal gene transfer prediction for Rhizobiales.

From: Evolutionary, structural and functional relationships revealed by comparative analysis of syntenic genes in Rhizobiales

A. Gene class HGT events* S. meliloti genes HGT ratio
Syntenic 5 1837 0.0027
Non-syntenic 8 378 0.0212
Plasmidic 3 129 0.0233
B. Gene class   A. tumefaciens genes  
Syntenic 1 1837 0.0005
Non-syntenic 1 378 0.0026
Plasmidic 0 649 0.0000
C. Gene class   M. loti genes  
Syntenic 7 1624 0.0043
Non-syntenic 6 655 0.0092
Plasmidic 11 924 0.0119
D. Gene class   B. melitensis genes  
Syntenic 6 1311 0.0046
Non-syntenic 3 414 0.0072
Plasmidic 5 204 0.0245
  1. *Calculated by using the method described in Medrano-Soto et al. [27].