TABLE 1 

Comparison of BLASTn, BLASTx, and HMMER algorithms for retrieving typical and atypical nosZ reads from the in silico libraries I and II

MethodIn silico librarySensitivity (%)Specificity (%)
BLASTnI100.099.9
II100.099.9
BLASTxI98.499.9
II98.499.9
hmmsearch (protein)I48.999.9
II46.099.9