Table 1

Number of probes showing differential methylation between first, second and third trimester placental tissue.

Comparison

Differentially methylated probes

(adj. p < 0.05)

Difference β ≥ 0.1 and adj. p < 0.05

Difference β ≥ 0.2 and adj. p < 0.05


First v Second

8, 240

411 ↓

1, 077 ↑

12 ↓

137 ↑


First v Third

8, 298

755 ↓

2, 581 ↑

71 ↓

883 ↑


Second v Third

7, 669

288 ↓

1, 515 ↑

6 ↓

151 ↑


↑: Increase in methylation; ↓: Decrease in methylation

Novakovic et al. BMC Genomics 2011 12:529   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-529

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