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Table 3 Codon-amino acid co-location: The shortest atomic distances (Å)

From: Frequent occurrence of recognition Site-like sequences in the restriction endonucleases

Group Mean +/- S.E.M. (n) Significance*
BamHI 6.2_0.9 (9) NS
BgiII 5.9_0.4 (9) NS
EcoRI 5.1_0.8 (5) NS
EcoRV 6.9_0.8 (8) NS
NaeI 3.9_0.5 (9) P < 0.05
NgoMIV 5.4_0.6 (10) NS
PvuII 5.0_0.6 (5) NS
Average 5.5_0.2 (55)  
Hydrophobic 7.3_0.3 (15) p < 0.01
Hydrophilic 5.8_0.3 (19) NS
Positively charged 3.4_0.2 (15) p < 0.001
Negatively charged 5.3_0.6 (6) NS
  1. * compared to the average, NS: not significant