Table 3 

Statistics results by BestKeeper software for seven selected genes based on Cp values 

H3 
EF 
ACT 
NADH 
rRNA 
TUB 
GAPDH 
BI 



n 
15 
15 
15 
15 
15 
15 
15 
15 


GM (Cp) 
26.59 
19.29 
24.39 
26.65 
7.09 
21.12 
29.24 
20.38 


S.D (± Cp) 
0.74 
1.10 
1.11 
1.22 
1.24 
2.14 
2.29 
1.16 


CV (%Cp) 
2.79 
5.67 
4.53 
4.59 
17.10 
10.09 
7.81 
5.66 


n, number of samples; Cp, Crossing point cycle number equivalent terminology for Ct; GM(Cp), the geometric mean of Cp; S.D (± Cp), Cp standard deviation; CV (%Cp), variance coefficient expressed as percentage of Cp level; BI, BestKeeper Index. 

Maroufi et al. BMC Molecular Biology 2010 11:15 doi:10.1186/147121991115 