Table 5. Comparison of the Orthologous MIRNAs in Soybean and Common Bean
Conservation or Divergence of MIRNAsTypesNumbers
Category of duplicatesPairs of duplicates
miRNAs from two MIRNA duplicates in soybean and their ortholog in common bean are sameS1=S2=C67
miRNAs from two MIRNA duplicates in soybean are same, but different from their counterpart in common beanS1=S2∼C7
miRNAs from one of the two MIRNA duplicates in soybean is same as its counterpart in common beanS1∼S2=C8
miRNAs from two MIRNA duplicates in soybean and their ortholog in common bean are all differentS1∼S2∼C10
miRNAs from two MIRNA duplicates in soybean are different and no counterparts were detected in common beanS1∼S2?C2
Category of singletonsSingletons
miRNAs from the MIRNA orthologs in soybean and common bean are sameS=C19
miRNAs from the MIRNA orthologs in soybean and common bean are differentS∼C7
miRNAs from MIRNAs in soybean were not detected in common beanS?C2