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Table 5 Comparison between the expression of miRNA-7, miRNA-128 and SHANK family genes regarding associated consanguinity

From: Evaluation of circulating miRNAs and mRNAs expression patterns in autism spectrum disorder

Variables Positive cases (N = 25) Negative cases (N = 15) p value
Median IQR Median IQR
miR-7 1.8 1.3–2.4 1.7 1–2.3 0.5
miR-128 2.5 1.5–3.6 1.6 0.7–2.6 0.06
Shank-1 0.8 0.3–2.2 1.1 0.4–2.3 0.7
Shank-2 1.8 0.9–2.5 1.8 0.8–3 0.9
Shank-3 2.8 1.5–6.8 3.7 2.1–4.2 0.6
  1. Mann–Whitney test
  2. IQR: Interquartile range
  3. p value is considered significant if < 0.05