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Table 3 Comparison of the length of various parts of UEHGs, disease genes, and all other genes.

From: Further understanding human disease genes by comparing with housekeeping genes and other genes

  UEHGs (n = 1400) Disease (n = 1773) Others (n = 10304) P-value
Coding sequence length 1501 ± 38
1109
2205 ± 73
1537
1849 ± 15
1459
3.2E-09
Total exon length 2545 ± 48
2136
3250 ± 78
2557
2752 ± 18
2343
1.6E-06
Number of exons 10.7 ± 0.2
8
13.5 ± 0.3
10
9.9 ± 0.1
7
9.6E-07
Total intron length 35698 ± 1558
15588
60376 ± 2836
23528
54881 ± 1139
18540
0.012
5' UTR length 546 ± 22
238
582 ± 21
251
560 ± 8
245
0.55
3' UTR length 559 ± 21
247
569 ± 21
243
575 ± 8
254
0.86
  1. For each row the first line gives the average value ± s.e.m, and the second line gives the median. UTR stands for untranslated region. Pair-wise rank sum tests are performed and only the largest P-values are listed in the last column.