The GC percent track shows the percentage of G (guanine) and C (cytosine) bases in 5-base windows on the 09 Jan 2018 Lactuca sativa/GCF_002870075.1_Lsat_Salinas_v7/GCF_002870075.1 genome assembly. High GC content is typically associated with gene-rich areas. The average overall GC percent for the entire assembly is % 37.79.
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The data and presentation of this graph were prepared by Hiram Clawson.