Table 4

GO annotations whose transcripts had an average (observed minus expected) length significantly different than the average for all transcripts

GO annotation

t-statistic

Ontology

Comparison of distribution to average

Number of genes


Structural constituent of ribosome

4.39E-55

MF

Shorter

229

Chaperone activity

1.27E-10

MF

Shorter

82

Cytoplasm

4.49E-07

CC

Shorter

2,391

Unknown

5.79E-07

All

Longer

2,313

Proteasome core complex

6.53E-07

CC

Shorter

15

Response to oxidative stress

7.64E-07

BP

Shorter

35

Nucleolus

2.70E-06

CC

Shorter

220

Gluconeogenesis

3.24E-06

BP

Shorter

30

Peroxisome organization and biogenesis

8.91E-06

BP

Shorter

39

Chromatin assembly/disassembly

1.43E-05

BP

Shorter

24


BP, biological process; MF, molecular function; CC, cellular component.

Hurowitz and Brown Genome Biology 2003 5:R2  

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