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Table 6 Comparison between the results of our computational approach and seed regions of known and putative miRNAs

From: Identification of candidate regulatory sequences in mammalian 3' UTRs by statistical analysis of oligonucleotide distributions

Method 7-mers identified 7-mers corresponding to known or putative miRNAs expected by chance number of known or putative miRNAs P-value
CO 465 114 50.3 217 1.5 · 10-17
SA 214 62 23.1 180 1.6 · 10-13
CSA 113 30 12.2 96 2.2 · 10-6
COCSA 59 19 6.38 77 8.0 · 10-6
CO SA 601 149 65.0 285 3.4 · 10-23
  1. r Same as Table 2 for known and putative miRNAs together. The total number of 7-mers which are seed regions of known or putative miRNA is 1772.