TABLE 1

The median expression divergence for genes that have a conserved uniform pattern of expression (upper quartile of mean entropy values) vs. all other genes

Data setStatisticConserved uniform genesOther genesWilcoxon test P-value
MAS5 normalization
    Mouse–ratEuclidean1.662.79<10−15
Pearson0.700.47<10−15
    Human–mouseEuclidean1.673.13<10−15
Pearson0.780.58<10−15
    Human–ratEuclidean1.833.21<10−15
Pearson0.780.58<10−15
RMA normalization
    Mouse–ratEuclidean0.591.40<10−15
Pearson0.820.38<10−15
    Human–mouseEuclidean0.591.58<10−15
Pearson0.810.48<10−15
    Human–ratEuclidean0.581.55<10−15
Pearson0.730.50<10−15