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Table 1 Stage characterization, timing, and functional enrichment throughout

From: Gene expression throughout a vertebrate's embryogenesis

Characterization Stage Time (h) Functional Enrichment Left
p-value
Right
p-value
Two tail
p-value
Unfertilized egg 1 0 Kinase 0.9950 0.0187 0.0187
1 cell 2 1.5 ± 0.25     
2 cells 3 2.5 ± 0.20 ATP 0.9991 0.0065 0.0065
    Fatty Acid 0.9981 0.0122 0.0122
4 cells 4 3.0 ± 0.44 Transcription Factor 0.0309 0.9953 0.0660
8 cells 5 5 ± 0.51     
16 cells 6 6 ± 0.50     
32 cells 7 7.5 ± 0.50 Pentose Pathway 0.9954 0.0476 0.0476
Early Morula 8 8.5 ± 0.51 Translation 0.9919 0.0254 0.0254
Late Morula 9 9.5 ± 0.51 Hatching 1 0.0017 0.0017
    Ubiquitination 0.9973 0.0207 0.0207
Early Blastula 10 10 ± 0.70 Calcium Oxidative 0.9958 0.04832 0.0432
    Phosphorylation 0.9969 0.0114 0.0114
    Post Translational 0.9994 0.0047 0.0047
    Signalling 0.9974 0.0154 0.0154
Flat Blastula 11 12 ± 1.32 Ribosomal 0.0002 1 0.0002
    Transcription Factor 0.0034 0.9994 0.0061
Pre-early Gastrula 12 15 ± 1.83     
Early Gastrula 13 19 ± 1.63     
Blastoderm 14 21 ± 1.25     
Pre-mid Gastrula 15 25 ± 2.38 DEAD 0.9999 0.0046 0.0046
Pre-mid Gastrula 16 28.5 ± 2.24 Fatty Acid 0.9976 0.0060 0.0077
    Kinase 0.0065 0.9984 0.0112
    Oxidative    
    Phosphorylation 0.9790 0.0425 0.0633
    Protease 0.9976 0.0058 0.0067
    Ribosomal 1 < .0001 < .0001
    Translation 0.9980 0.0049 0.0077
Mid-Gastrula 17 31 ± 1.75     
Late Gastrula 18 34 ± 1.75 Transcription Factor 0.9986 0.0067 0.0067
Early Neurula 19 38 ± 2.51 Glycolysis 0.9993 0.0038 0.0038
    Ribosomal 0.9987 0.0042 0.0042
Late Neurula 20 42 ± 3.42 Kinase 0.9954 0.0237 0.0237
3-4 Somites 21 44 ± 4.67 Transcription Factor 0.9895 0.0475 0.0475
6-9 Somites 22 49 ± 4.42 Glutathione 0.9974 0.0318 0.0318
    Oxygen 0.9988 0.0115 0.0115
    Ribosomal 0.9900 0.0100 0.0100
    Transcription Factor 0.0231 1 0.0535
Heart Formation 23 54 ± 5.39 ATP 0.9978 0.0134 0.0134
    Ribosomal 0.9995 0.002 0.002
Heart Beat Initiation 24 65 ± 5.32 Protease 0.9994 0.0028 0.0028
    Starch 0.9969 0.0359 0.0359
    Transcription Factor 0.9907 0.0249 0.0381
Onset of Circulation 25 72 ± 5.22 ATP 0.9991 0.0055 0.0055
    Oxygen 1 < .0001 < .0001
Growth and Organo-differentiation 26 80 ± 5.71     
  27 90 ± 7.80     
  28 102 ± 11.35 Transcription Factor 0.9860 0.0430 0.0430
  29 110 ± 13.31 Inositol Signalling    
    Pathway 0.9969 0.0237 0.0237
    Post-translational 0.9999 0.0009 0.0009
    Ribosomal 0.0183 0.9974 0.0312
  30 120 ± 13.31     
  31 140 ± 12.06 Ribosomal 0.0405 1 0.0076
    Steroid 0.9996 0.0052 0.0052
    Ubiqutination 0.9916 0.0468 0.0468
  32 160 ± 11.72 Pentose Pathway 0.9989 0.0194 0.0194
  33 180 ± 10.31 Channels 0.9975 0.0152 0.0152
    Ribosomal 0.0044 1 0.0108
    RNA 0.9921 0.0248 0.0248
  34 195 ± 9.46 Fatty Acid 0.0462 1 0.0754
Pre-hatching 35 212 ± 12.80 Ribosomal 0.0215 0.9951 0.0503
    Ribosomal < .0001 1 < .0001
    RNA 0.0463 0.9854 0.0859
    Starch 0.9996 0.0036 0.0036
Hatching 36 226 ± 11.25 DEATH 0.9978 0.0280 0.0280
Growth 37 238 ± 10.01 ATP 0.9929 0.0285 0.0285
  38 256 ± 9.95 Structural 1 < .0001 < .0001
    Superoxide    
    Dismutase 0.9999 0.0044 0.0044
  39 256 ± 9.95     
  40 290-374 Ribosomal 0.0186 1 0.0342
   ± 30.29 Structural 0.9965 0.0109 0.0109
  1. Fundulus heteroclitus development. Bolded p-values are significant. Time values are averages ± standard deviations from 10 families of 3 embryos each.