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Table 1 Most enriched gene ontology biological processes after bacterial inoculation sorted by P-value

From: Deep sequencing of the uterine immune response to bacteria during the equine oestrous cycle

Category Up-regulated after bacterial infectiona Down-regulated after bacterial infectionb
Oestrus Dioestrus Oestrus Dioestrus
Immune system process 310 (40 %) 241 (31 %) 51 (7 %) 9 (1 %)
Immune response 113 (52 %) 89 (41 %) 5 (2 %) 1 (0 %)
Inflammatory response 50 (57 %) 49 (56 %) 2 (2 %) 0 (0 %)
Response to stress 295 (25 %) 216 (18 %) 132 (11 %) 19 (2 %)
Cytokine-mediated signaling pathway 34 (54 %) 31 (49 %) 4 (6 %) 0 (0 %)
Response to lipopolysaccharide 36 (58 %) 30 (48 %) 4 (6 %) 0 (0 %)
Defense response to virus 28 (54 %) 27 (52 %) 1 (2 %) 0 (0 %)
Innate immune response 25 (69 %) 20 (56 %) 1 (3 %) 0 (0 %)
Positive regulation of B cell proliferation 20 (67 %) 17 (57 %) 0 (0 %) 0 (0 %)
Antigen processing and presentation 41 (55 %) 25 (34 %) 0 (0 %) 0 (0 %)
Positive regulation of I-kappaB kinase/NF-kappaB signaling 48 (42 %) 32 (28 %) 9 (8 %) 0 (0 %)
Antigen processing and presentation of peptide antigen via MHC class I 17 (81 %) 6 (29 %) 0 (0 %) 0 (0 %)
  1. aThe number of genes up-regulated after bacterial infection in each category in oestrus and dioestrus and what percentage that represents of the total number of genes in this category
  2. bThe number of genes down-regulated after bacterial infection in each category in oestrus and dioestrus and what percentage that represents of the total number of genes in this category