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Table 1 GO analysis of biological processes with testis and epididymis-specific hypomethylated genes

From: Genome-wide promoter methylation profile of human testis and epididymis: identified from cell-free seminal DNA

Gene Ontology Term (GO:ID) Number of genes ESa
Ion transport (GO:0006811) 21 1.19
Phosphorylation (GO:0016310) 21 1.05
Cell adhesion (GO:0007155) 20 1.28
Defense response (GO:0006952) 18 1.26
Protein complex biogenesis (GO:0070271) 15 1.12
Sexual reproduction (GO:0019953) 14 1.14
Ectoderm development (GO:0007398) 11 2.47
Nitrogen compound biosynthetic process (GO:0044271) 11 1.15
Sensory perception of light stimulus (GO:0050953) 9 1.37
Second-messenger-mediated signaling (GO:0019932) 9 1.20
Organic acid transport (GO:0015849) 7 1.28
Regulation of hormone levels (GO:0010817) 7 1.25
Muscle contraction (GO:0006936) 7 1.22
Negative regulation of transport (GO:0051051) 6 1.01
  1. a ES stands for Enrichment Score value of GO identifiers (ID), it equals (−log10P). P stands for the significance testing value of GO ID.