Table 1

Average FL score and standard deviations of miRNA targets and non-miRNA targets

miRNA targets

Non-miRNA targets

p-value


PicTar

5154.08 ± 1867.46

5717.35 ± 1891.43

3.53E-58

TargetScan

5150.78 ± 1899.46

5707.21 ± 1873.56

8.62E-53

P & T Intersection

5103.05 ± 1881.42

5654.68 ± 1887.80

6.68E-46

PITA

5191.96 ± 1919.22

5839.51 ± 1824.66

9.83E-74

miRanda

5415.45 ± 1913.18

5752.54 ± 1847.57

6.63E-17

Validated

5203.18 ± 1890.85

5576.93 ± 1897.61

4.86E-18


Average FL score of miRNA targets is significantly lower than that of non-miRNA targets, the p-value was drawn from Wilcoxon rank sum test.

Yang et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13(Suppl 7):S14   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-S7-S14

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