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Table 2 miRANDA scoring values for each screening

From: Plant microRNAs and their role in defense against viruses: a bioinformatics approach

    Negative controls Positive controls
  Screenings Plant miRNAs vs Plant viruses Animal miRNAs vs Plant viruses Rand1 vs Plant viruses Rand2 vs Plant viruses Plant miRNAs vs Animal viruses Plant miRNAs vs Control Targets
Free-folding Energy (kcal/mol) min -23.05 -23.01 -23.01 -23.02 -23.03 -23.01
  mean -26.34 -27.22 -26.89 -26.07 -26.16 -28.5
  max -43.99 -45.13 -39.87 -38. 88.88 -36.26 -45.25
  p value   0.290 0.091 0.184 0.173 0.0626
Identity (%) min 0.66 0.58 0.68 0.64 0.61 0.7059
  mean 0.78 0.78 0.79 0.78 0.79 0.814
  max 0.94 1 0.94 0.94 0.94 1
  p value   0.784 0.212 0.548 0.323 0.0592
miRANDA score min 114 96 107 87 109 126
  mean 158.8 142 147.8 142.5 142.4 167.9
  max 182 187 182 180 182 194
  p value   ↓* <0.001 0.548 ↓* <0.001 ↓* <0.001 ↑* <0.001
Z score min 7.009 6.834 7.009 6.995 7. 102 7.200
  mean 8.815 8.003 7.967 8.004 8.413 9.001
  max 10.080 9.895 8.967 9.746 10.426 11.581
  p value   0.643 0.342 0.423 0.262 0.089
  1. p values are the result of pairwise Wilcoxon test between each screening and the plant microRNAs vs Plant viruses screening, * significant differences α = 0.05, ↓ significantly lower, ↑ significantly higher