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Table 3 Association between COGs and recombination

From: Genome-wide analyses reveal lineage specific contributions of positive selection and recombination to the evolution of Listeria monocytogenes

COG P-values for association with recombination(1) P-values for association with recombination test(2)
   GENECONV NSS Maximum χ2 PHI
Carbohydrate transport and metabolism 0.012 0.001 < 0.001 0.014 0.032
Amino acid transport and metabolism NS NS 0.001 0.026 0.002
Defense mechanisms NS NS 0.022 NS NS
  1. (1) Fisher's exact test with Bonferroni correction; NS = not significant;
  2. (2) U-test with Bonferroni correction.