Table 2

Statistical Comparisons

A. Orientation Genes


Sex

Comparison Test*

# of significant

# shared in each sex+

# shared by both sexes


Summer vs. Fall

1009

Male

Summer vs. Fall methoprene

985

410

Summer vs. Fall vehicle

3832

40


Summer vs. Fall

995

Female

Summer vs. Fall methoprene

960

212

Summer vs. Fall vehicle

1465


B. JH-response Genes


Sex

Comparison Test*

# of significant

# shared in each sex†

# shared by both sexes


Male

Summer vs. Fall

1009

270

Fall methoprene vs. Fall vehicle

3122

23


Female

Summer vs. Fall

995

115

Fall methoprene vs. Fall vehicle

1195


*All statistical tests were done using student's t test with the numbers of significant genes (p < 0.05) shown.

+ See Additional file 1 for specific ESTs and annotation.

† See Additional file 2 for specific ESTs and annotation.

Zhu et al. BMC Biology 2009 7:14   doi:10.1186/1741-7007-7-14

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