Table 3

Summary statistics of sequence features.

Features

cancer genes

non-cancer genes

COSMIC genes

OMIM genes

P-valuec


Protein sequence length (aa)

761 ± 25a

(591)b

557 ± 22

(433)

634 ± 26

(487)

713 ± 30

(498)

1e-11


Genomic sequence length (bp)

84163 ± 330

(51082)

54319 ± 317

(21676)

66471 ± 322

(30953)

63604 ± 330

(27515)

4.42e-11


Number of exons

10.24 ± 2.66

10.01 ± 2.98

10.49 ± 3.24

10.39 ± 2.97

0.096


Number of alternative splicing events

1.82 ± 1.23

1.36 ± 0.97

1.50 ± 0.99

1.54 ± 1.07

1e-11


a mean and standard deviation

b median

c from ANOVA F-test

Li et al. BMC Medical Genomics 2009 2:61   doi:10.1186/1755-8794-2-61

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