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Table 5 Performance of Mann-Whitney U and Binomial tests with ViroChip pathogen microarray platform

From: Nonparametric methods for the analysis of single-color pathogen microarrays

  Respiratory
Syncytial virus
Rhinovirus Influenza A Papillomavirus Hepatitis B Total
Rank of First Correct Prediction Mann Whitney U Binomial Test Mann Whitney U Binomial Test Mann Whitney U Binomial Test Mann Whitney U Binomial Test Mann Whitney U Binomial Test Mann Whitney U Binomial Test
First 40% 50% 77% 86% 29% 71% 20% 80% 0% 0% 47% 75%
Top 5 90% 100% 100% 95% 43% 86% 67% 100% 100% 100% 82% 96%
Top 10 100% 100% 100% 95% 57% 100% 87% 100% 100% 100% 91% 98%
Average Rank 2.5 1.7 1.2 1.6 10.7 2.3 4.7 1.3 4 2 3.7 1.6
Experiments 10 10 22 22 7 7 15 15 1 1 55 55