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Table 3 Enrichment results in the HapMap3 data

From: Identification of trans-eQTLs using mediation analysis with multiple mediators

Population Sample size Cis-association (FDR<0.05) Trans-association (FDR<0.1) Trans-associationa Trans-associationb Empirical p-value
LWK 83 6838 7 1 0 1
MKK 135 17889 46 6 3 <0.001
YRI 107 18239 51 18 10 <0.001
LWK+MKK+YRI 325 56437 192 35 64 <0.001
CEU 107 26506 210 18 60 <0.001
CHB+JPT 160 42953 135 56 29 <0.001
  1. aTrans-association in which the trans-eQTL is also associated with 1 cis-gene
  2. bTrans-association in which the trans-eQTL is also associated with 2 or more cis-genes