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Table 2 Percentage of samples failing the Kolmogorov-Smirnov normality test

From: Generalization of DNA microarray dispersion properties: microarray equivalent of t-distribution

Array Materials No. of arrays No. of probe sets Threshold % failure (total) % failure (above) % failure (below)
Affy. HuGeneFL human cell line SKBR [a] 5 7070 2.7 7.2 6.9 7.8
Affy. HuGeneFL human cell line IMR90 [a] 11 7070 4.1 6.3 6.5 5.9
Affy. U74Av2 murine lung tissue [b] 5 12422 10.0 6.1 6.6 5.5
Affy. U74Av2 murine lung tissue [c] 5 12422 13.6 7.6 8.3 6.4
Affy. U74Av2 murine lung tissue [d] 11 12422 14.2 10.6 10.6 10.7
Affy. Focus human blood cell line [e] 9 8746 5.0 6.14 6.14 6.14
Illumina 1 human cell line GM10469 [f] 4 633 2.1 4.6 3.9 6.2
Illumina 2 human cell line GM10469 [f] 4 633 3.6 6.5 6.6 6.2
Average --- --- --- --- 6.9 6.9 6.9
  1. Percentage of samples failing the Kolmogorov-Smirnov normality test at the level P = 0.05. All arrays are normalized to 100% of the mean value. The columns %failure (above) and %failure (below) give percentage of failures above and below the specified threshold.
  2. [a] data Ref. [10].
  3. [b] C57BL/6 (B6) WT mice, data Ref. [15].
  4. [c] C57BL/6-Cftr-/- KO inbred mice, data Ref. [15].
  5. [d] data M. Cosio.
  6. [e] data O. Modlich and S. Raschke.
  7. [f] lymphoblast cell line GM10469 [8].