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Table 8 The minimum tags in the compared libraries required for a 'significant' evaluation based on the Fisher's Exact test calculation The number of tags on the top of each column indicates the total number of ESTs in each library.

From: GO-Diff: Mining functional differentiation between EST-based transcriptomes

1000 tags 3000 tags 10000 tags 50000 tags
Lib 1 Lib 2 P_value Lib 1 Lib 2 P_value Lib 1 Lib 2 P_value Lib 1 Lib 2 P_value
0 6 0.031 0 6 0.031 0 6 0.031 0 6 0.031
1 8 0.039 1 8 0.039 1 8 0.039 1 8 0.039
2 10 0.038 2 10 0.038 2 10 0.039 2 10 0.039
3 12 0.034 3 12 0.035 3 12 0.035 3 12 0.035
4 13 0.048 4 13 0.049 4 13 0.049 4 13 0.049
5 15 0.040 5 15 0.041 5 15 0.041 5 15 0.041
6 17 0.033 6 17 0.034 6 17 0.035 6 17 0.035
7 18 0.042 7 18 0.043 7 18 0.043 7 18 0.043
8 20 0.034 8 20 0.035 8 20 0.035 8 20 0.036
9 21 0.041 9 21 0.042 9 21 0.043 9 21 0.043