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Table 1 Summary statistics for avian samples hybridised to the whole genome chicken microarray

From: Application of chicken microarrays for gene expression analysis in other avian species

Field Chicken Duck Kookaburra Tawny frogmouth Magpie goose Starling
Maximum net intensity 65,245 62,490 64,000 64,259 65,129 64,993
Maximum normalised net intensity 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000
Median net intensity 98 136 90 56 72 55
Median normalised net intensity 15 22 14 9 11 8
Spots above 1 standard deviation* (max 43200) 33,759 32,483 32,659 31,154 28,748 31,390
Percentage of spots above 1 standard deviation* 78 75 76 72 67 73
  1. *One standard deviation above the background intensity.