TABLE 4.

Inference of replication modes from the two mutation rate units

GroupVirusμs/n/cμs/n/rrcaBMin[rc]Max[rc]bReference(s)
μB
ssRNA(+)PV19.0 × 10−58.9 × 10−610.11694-64002.011.7-13.617, 18, 30, 8217, 18
ssRNA(−)VSV3.5 × 10−56.0 × 10−65.812502.011.327, 36, 4336
FLUVA2.3 × 10−59.0 × 10−62.5502.06.668, 70, 84-8668
dsRNAφ61.6 × 10−61.4 × 10−61.1762.07.299
ssDNAφX1741.1 × 10−64.6 × 10−72.428-1802.05.8-8.512, 19, 7719, 20
dsDNAT29.8 × 10−82.0 × 10−84.9821.06.426, 5526, 55
  • a Ratio of μs/n/c to μs/n/r.

  • b Log B/log 2 for dsDNA viruses and log B/log 2 + 1 for all other viruses.