Table 2

Summary of Chlamydia trachomatis up-regulated and down-regulated genes in response to estradiol or progesterone exposure.

Estradiol

Progesterone


No. of genes/% of genome

No. of genes/% of genome


    Up regulated

A: > 2-fold, change

63 (7%)

85 (10%)

B: > 3-fold change

52 (6%)

77 (9%)

C: > 5-fold change

22 (2.5%)

49 (5.5%)


    Down regulated

A: > 2-fold, change

151 (17%)

135 (15%)

B: > 3-fold change

138 (15.7%)

117 (13%)

C: > 5-fold change

98 (11%)

81 (9%)


(A) 2-fold cut-off, (B) 3-fold cut-off, (C) 5-fold cut-off.

Amirshahi et al. BMC Microbiology 2011 11:150   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-11-150

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