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Table 1 Summary of sequencing strategies and sequences obtained

From: RNA-Seq analysis and annotation of a draft blueberry genome assembly identifies candidate genes involved in fruit ripening, biosynthesis of bioactive compounds, and stage-specific alternative splicing

Sequencing strategy Samples Number of reads (millions) Bases (billions)
Single-end Illumina, 100 bp reads Five fruit stages from O’Neal cultivar 485 48.6
Paired-end Illumina, 76 bp reads Ripe, unripe berries from O’Neal, Lenoir, Ozark blue, and Pamlico cultivars 377 28.3
454 Ripe and unripe berries from 2009, 2010 harvests, O’Neal cultivar 2.16 0.73
Total   864.16 77.63