Table 1

The five datasets used in our analysis

Source (paper, datasets)

Array type

Description

Number of genes

Number of experiments


[46,52]

Spotted

Budding yeast during cell cycle and CLB2/CLN3 overactive strain

4,579

22

[47,54]

Oligonucleotide

Budding yeast during cell cycle

6,616

17

[48,56]

Spotted

Yeast in various stressful conditions

6,152

173

[8,59]

Spotted

C. elegans in various conditions

17,817

553

[45,53]

Oligonucleotide

Normal human tissue including 19 kinds of tissues

7,070

59


For each dataset, the source of the dataset, the type of microarray, the organism, a short description of the experimental conditions, the number of genes, and the number of experiments, are shown.

Lee and Batzoglou Genome Biology 2003 4:R76   doi:10.1186/gb-2003-4-11-r76

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