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Table 2 Biological processes

From: Intrinsic androgen-dependent gene expression patterns revealed by comparison of genital fibroblasts from normal males and individuals with complete and partial androgen insensitivity syndrome

Biological process Detected number of genes in SAM list Expected number of genes based on NCBI reference list P-value
Cell proliferation and differentiation 40 18.46 0.00001
Intracellular signaling cascade 35 15.59 0.00001
Protein phosphorylation 28 12.07 0.00005
Protein modification 40 20.81 0.00008
Developmental processes 61 37.57 0.00013
Biological process unclassified 157 193.59 0.00024
Cell cycle control 18 7.16 0.00041
Cell structure and motility 36 20.29 0.00076
Signal transduction 86 61.52 0.0008
Extracellular matrix protein-mediated signaling 6 1.09 0.00091
  1. AR-dependent biological processes identified by PANTHER (Thomas et al. 2003) [11] as significantly over-represented in the SAM-list compared to the NCBI human reference gene list (table limited to genes with p < 0.001)