Table 4

Overview of differential expression from transcriptomic tag sequencing, comparing results of oligo-dT and multi-targeted primers (MTPs) for reverse transcription.

Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Feature

Nitrogen depletion


Oligo (dT)

MTP

Common


Recorded genes

4858

5078

4710

Genes significantly differentially expressed (P ≤ 0.05)

2272

2861

1437

Up-regulated genes (P ≤ 0.05)

958

1437

522

Down-regulated genes (P ≤ 0.05)

1314

1427

633

Highest gene expression ratio

166

284

Average gene expression ratio

1.84

1.90


Adomas et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:477   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-477

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