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Table 2 Functional level differentials

From: Metatranscriptomic profiles of Eastern subterranean termites, Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar) fed on second generation feedstocks

Pathway Class CS/Paper SR/Paper SR/CS
Protein metabolism     
Cysteine and methionine metabolism    0.46  
D-Glutamine and D-glutamate metabolism     0.10
Glycine, serine and threonine metabolism     0.70
Phenylalanine metabolism    0.11 0.24
Propanoate metabolism    0.39 0.63
Valine, leucine and isoleucine biosynthesis     0.46
Carbohydrate metabolism     
Fructose and mannose metabolism     0.63
Pyruvate metabolism    0.51  
Hematopoietic cell lineage Immune system    10.74
HIF-1 signaling pathway Signal Transduction    0.67
Legionellosis Disease   0.48 0.67
Methane metabolism Energy metabolism   0.44 0.61
Pathogenic Escherichia coli infection Disease    0.60
Proximal tubule bicarbonate reclamation Excretory System   0.42 0.59
Vasopressin-regulated water reabsorption Excretory System    0.56
Streptomycin biosynthesis Secondary metabolite production   0.50  
Thiamine metabolism Cofactor and Vitamin metabolism   0.19  
Two-component system Signal Transduction   0.35  
Meiosis - yeast Cell Cycle 0.53   
Rheumatoid arthritis Disease 0.56 0.49  
  1. Differential pathways (edgeR, FDR p < 0.05) in the guts of Reticulitermes flavipes workers feeding on paper, Corn Stover (CS) or Soybean Residue (SR). Values greater or less than 1 are higher in the numerator or denominator of each respective comparison.