Table 3

Results obtained from the power law analysis of each of the data sets characterized in Table2
Species Ontology GOA
β P-value
Hs CC 1.73 0.63
MF 1.83 0.55
BP 2.04 0.65
Mm CC 1.69 0.74
MF 1.76 0.36
BP 2.08 0.97
Dr CC 1.62 0.74
MF 1.69 0.91
BP 1.88 0.11
Sc CC 1.86 0.29
MF 1.88 0.78
BP 2.27 0.42
Rn CC 1.68 0.24
MF 1.91 0.85
BP 2.38 0.76

β is the power law exponent and P-value is a statistic used to determine how good a model the power law is of the data. If P > 0.1 we can assume that the power law does provide a good description of the data. H. sapiens (Hs), M. musculus (Mm), D. rerio (Dr), S. cerevisiae (Sc), R. norvegicus (Rn).

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