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Table 4 Significant bacterial operational taxonomic units (OTUs) between benign and endometrial cohorts

From: Potential contribution of the uterine microbiome in the development of endometrial cancer

Combined q < 0.05 Value Standard error Degrees of freedom t value p value q value Test
OTU 107: Firmicutes; Anaerostipes 3.3 0.725 25 4.6 0.0001 0.014 Presence/absence
OTU 143: Firmicutes; Ruminococcus 3.1 0.738 25 4.2 0.0003 0.019 Presence/absence
OTU 8: Actinobacteria; Atopobium 2.5 0.603 25 4.1 0.0004 0.019 Presence/absence
OTU 3197: Bacteroidetes; Bacteroides 2.5 0.655 25 3.9 0.0007 0.024 Presence/absence
OTU 3213: Bacteroidetes; Bacteroides 1.7 0.499 25 3.5 0.0018 0.043 Presence/absence
OTU 9: Bacteroidetes; Porphyromonas 1.9 0.554 25 3.4 0.0021 0.043 Presence/absence
OTU 138: Bacteroidetes; Bacteroides 1.7 0.517 25 3.4 0.0024 0.043 Presence/absence
OTU 181: Firmicutes; Dialister 2.0 0.585 25 3.4 0.0025 0.043 Presence/absence
  1. Significant bacterial OTUs between benign and endometrial cohorts in the vaginal, cervical, and endometrial microbiome as determined by mixed effect model (FDR q < 0.05). All OTUs shown in the table are enriched (more prevalent) in the endometrial cancer cohort