Table 3

Significant regions at different levels of resolution

Summary of the chromosomal regions where the filtering criteria (mutual information and U test) detected significant (adjusted for multiple sampling, P < 0.1) correlations with the class labels (BRCA1 and control).

Total no. of regionsDiscrete (Mutual information)Continuous (U test)
RegionAdjusted PRegionAdjusted P
Arm41 3q0.013Not applicable
10p0.080
Channel17165.26–5.30<0.103.83–3.98<0.10
5.27–5.50<0.10
Band 0.85VAF813.10.0153.20.053
3.50.0023.50.005
5.20.0095.20.003
5.30.078