Foxtail millet (Chinese: 小米; botanic name Setaria italica, synonym Panicum italicum L.) is an annual grass grown for human food. It is the second-most widely planted species of millet, and the most important in East Asia. It has the longest history of cultivation among the millets, having been grown in India since antiquity. According to recent research, it was first domesticated in China around 6,000 BC. Other names for the species include dwarf setaria, foxtail bristle-grass, giant setaria, green foxtail, Italian millet, German millet, and Hungarian millet.

Sequence Statistics

No Sequences38038
No Amino Acids14994077
Min Seq. Length9
Avg. Seq. Length394.187
Max Seq. Length4862
Seq. Length 1σ283.908

Disorder Prediction Statistics

Predictor % Genome Disordered % Genome Disordered in SCOP Domains Avg. % of Seq. Disordered Avg. % of Disordered Regions in SCOP Domains Avg. % of Seq. Disordered and in SCOP Domains
VLXT 32.793 8.074 34.267 27.078 7.717
VSL2b 37.345 7.000 39.674 23.360 6.870
PrDOS 36.699 4.870 39.179 17.312 4.664
PV2 43.922 8.841 47.609 23.930 8.725
IUPred-S 17.031 1.320 18.826 12.375 1.482
IUPred-L 18.753 1.715 22.457 18.790 2.114
Espritz-N 28.627 4.712 29.556 21.246 4.451
Espritz-X 17.859 1.138 20.778 9.509 1.386
Espritz-D 7.747 0.475 35.169 6.787 3.277

SUPERFAMILY Domains

% Amino Acids with SCOP Assignment % Sequences with SCOP Assignment No of Domains No of Superfamilies No of Families Avg. Family Size Avg. Domain Length Domain Pairs Unique Domain Architectures
43 55 31535 983 805 32.1 377 984 3516

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