Number of Genes in Yeast
How many genes do yeast have?
There are a total of 6,607 genes identified in the yeast genome. This is based on theÃ‚ Saccharomyces Genome Database which was last updated on March 24, 2010. 73% of these are verified protein-coding open reading frames, while 1,752 are still dubious or uncharacterized.