Table 1

Effect of removing outliers in the case study of the DNA2 hotspot and FG11 SNP

Before removal of outliers

After removal of outliers



Population

Outlier chromosome

Grubbs P-value for outlier

Shapiro P-value (normality of Δρ)

Association P-value for FG11

Shapiro P-value (normality of Δρ)

Association P-value for FG11


CHB + JPT

29

6.6e-7

0.00193

0.006258

0.5014

0.0004474

32

6.9e-6

56

0.051

CEU

102

0.00111

0.003336

0.08024

0.3915

0.2129

YRI

116

0.03

0.04887

0.1884

0.1302

0.02349

52

0.028


Zheng et al. Genome Biology 2010 11:R103   doi:10.1186/gb-2010-11-10-r103

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