Table 2

Co-expression of gene pairs with short and long intergenic distances

Mean co-expression *


Type

Intergenic distance

< 400 bp

Intergenic distance

> 400 bp


Bi-directional

0.152

0.060

Uni-directional

0.062

0.100

Convergent

0.024

0.050


* Pearson Correlation; mean co-expression of random gene pairs is 0.014

Chen et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:178   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-178

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