Table 3

The abundance of miR-199a/199b/214 in fetal/adult brain and non-brain/PBMC specimens (by average CT)

Tissues/CT/miRNAs

hsa-miR-199a

hsa-miR-199b

hsa-miR-214


Ave non-brain/PBMC*

27.9

28.2

26.9

Fetal Brain

31.2

33.6

30.7

Brain 1

33.3

33.8

32.2

Brain 2

32.8

33.3

31.8

Brain 3

33.1

34.0

32.2

Frontal Cortex

33.6

35.0

32.2

Cerebellum

32.3

33.2

31.3

Occipital Cortex

34.2

35.0

32.9

Striatum

33.9

33.6

32.7


*p values between non-brain/PBMC tissues and all brain specimens by Student's t test: miR-199a, 4.1×10-8; miR-199b, 3.6×10-12; miR-214, 1.5×10-10

Liang et al. BMC Genomics 2007 8:166   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-8-166

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