Table 7: Number of genes associated with general COG functional categories.

CodeNumber of genesDescription

A1RNA processing and modification
C168Energy production and conversion
D30Cell cycle control, cell division, and chromosome partitioning
E202Amino acid transport and metabolism
F68Nucleotide transport and metabolism
G98Carbohydrate transport and metabolism
H136Coenzyme transport and metabolism
I185Lipid transport and metabolism
J209Translation, ribosomal structure, and biogenesis
K153Transcription
L93Replication, recombination, and repair
M142Cell wall/membrane/envelope biogenesis
N31Cell motility
O106Posttranslational modification, protein turnover, and chaperones
P145Inorganic ion transport and metabolism
Q74Secondary metabolites biosynthesis, transport, and catabolism
R226General function prediction only
S127Function unknown
T103Signal transduction mechanisms
U49Intracellular trafficking, secretion, and vesicular transport
V54Defense mechanisms
W20Extracellular structures