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Table 3 Function of genes showing the largest differences between days A and B

From: Extracting biological information from DNA arrays: an unexpected link between arginine and methionine metabolism in Bacillus subtilis

Gene Mean Standard Function
   deviation  
comEA 2.588 0.930 Late competence protein required for DNA binding and uptake
comFA 3.213 0.809 Late competence protein required for DNA uptake
comFC 2.448 0.713 Late competence protein required for DNA uptake
comGA 4.794 0.956 Late competence operon required for DNA binding and uptake
comGB 3.649 0.604 Late competence operon required for DNA binding and uptake
comGC 2.644 0.724 Late competence operon required for DNA binding and uptake
comGD 3.512 0.828 Late competence operon required for DNA binding and uptake
comGE 4.067 1.038 Late competence operon required for DNA binding and uptake
nucA 3.134 0.954 Competence-specific nuclease
rapH 3.453 0.619 Response regulator: aspartate phosphatase (sporulation)
ypzE 2.261 0.143 Hypothetical protein
yqzE 3.856 0.810 Hypothetical protein
yshA 2.331 0.718 Conserved hypothetical protein
yvrP 2.697 0.966 Conserved extracytoplasmic component of a permease
    (hypothetical)
cotG -2.547 0.784 Spore coat protein
glgA -2.335 1.053 Bacterial glycogen synthase
rplV -2.465 0.958 Ribosomal protein L20
ybfO -2.884 0.880 Similar to erythromycin esterase (detoxification)
yllA -3.531 0.914 Hypothetical protein
yojL -2.631 0.710 Similar to cell wall-binding protein