Table 1

Significant functional groups observed in up-regulated genes after 15, 30 and 60 min of incubation in blood for virulent (60, D14) and non-virulent (CECT 10431, W303) strainsa
Functional groups Time (min)
15 30 60
60 CECT 10431 W303 D14 60 CECT 10431 W303 D14 60 CECT 10431 W303 D14
Translation + + - + + + - + + + - +
Ribosome biogenesis + + - + + + - + + + + +
Gene expression + + - + + - - + + + - +
Amino acid biosynthetic process + - - - + + - + + + - +
Aspartate family amino acid biosynthetic process - - - - + + - + + - - -
Arginine biosynthetic process - - - - + + - + + - - -

aFunctional groups were (+) or were not (−) significantly overrepresented (p-values < 0.05).

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Llopis et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:419   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-419

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