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Table 3 P-values obtained when testing whether there are more genes in the curve groups than what is expected by chance in different strata

From: A new statistical method for curve group analysis of longitudinal gene expression data illustrated for breast cancer in the NOWAC postgenome cohort as a proof of principle

p-value
Curve group Screen-detected cancers with spread Screen-detected cancers without spread Interval cancers with spread Interval cancers without spread Clinical cancers with spread Clinical cancers without spread
Global 0.36 0.43 0.02* 0.46 0.40 0.81
 123 0.10 0.33 0.21 0.89 0.06 0.34
 132 0.38 0.19 0.009* 0.32 0.51 0.63
 312 0.83 0.30 0.07 0.21 0.98 0.81
 321 0.18 0.90 0.05* 0.40 0.22 0.66
 231 0.33 0.63 0.21 0.83 0.94 0.93
 213 0.70 0.27 0.29 0.16 0.90 0.59
  1. Inclusion criterion 1 was used with α = 0.01. *P-values below 0.05