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Table 2 The ratio of gene expression changes that have occurred in the human lineage to those that have occurred in the chimpanzee lineage (LH/LC)

From: Further statistical analysis for genome-wide expression evolution in primate brain/liver/fibroblast tissue

Testing methods Tissues Significance level (α)
   0.05 0.02 0.01 0.001
Standard t-test Brain 3.13 3.22 2.88 2.76
  Liver 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03
  Fibroblast 1.69 1.74 1.73 1.72
Regularised t-test Brain 2.76 2.88 2.93 2.96
  Liver 1.00 1.05 1.04 1.12
  Fibroblast 1.03 1.10 1.13 1.26
Bootstrap Brain 3.14 3.27 3.20 4.11
  Liver 0.99 1.06 1.07 1.20