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Table 1 GO classification of common up-regulated genes in both XT and ZF

From: Comparative transcriptome analysis reveals the transcriptional alterations in heat-resistant and heat-sensitive sweet maize (Zea mays L.) varieties under heat stress

Gene Ontology term The number of Genes -log10 (P value)*
Cellular component
thylakoid part (GO: 0044436) 26 9.16494
photosynthetic membrane (GO: 0034357) 22 6.8697
chloroplast thylakoid (GO: 0009534) 24 6.6383
plastid thylakoid (GO: 0031976) 24 6.6253
thylakoid membrane (GO: 0042651) 21 6.3925
Thylakoid (GO: 0009579) 27 6.1649
organelle subcompartment (GO: 0031984) 24 6.1524
plastid thylakoid membrane (GO: 0055035) 19 5.4935
plastid part (GO: 0044435) 47 5.3468
thylakoid lumen (GO: 0031977) 10 5.1169
chloroplast thylakoid membrane (GO: 0009535) 18 4.8125
photosystem (GO: 0009521) 9 4.8125
chloroplast part (GO: 0044434) 45 4.7011
chloroplast (GO: 0009507) 67 4.1675
photosystem II (GO: 0009523) 6 2.7447
plastid (GO: 0009536) 98 2.6253
photosystem I (GO: 0009522) 5 2.0477
envelope (GO: 0031975) 4 1.3821
Molecular function
oxidoreductase activity (GO: 0016491) 50 2.9031
peptidase inhibitor activity (GO: 0030414) 6 2.7447
peptidase regulator activity (GO: 0061134) 6 2.7447
tetrapyrrole binding (GO: 0046906) 18 2.5031
inositol-1,3,4-trisphosphate 6-kinase activity (GO: 0052725) 4 1.9119
inositol tetrakisphosphate kinase activity (GO: 0051765) 4 1.7755
inositol trisphosphate kinase activity (GO: 0051766) 4 1.7113
heme binding (GO: 0020037) 16 1.600
omega-3 fatty acid desaturase activity (GO: 0042389) 2 1.3372
Biological process
photosynthesis (GO: 0015979) 16 4.0996
oxidation-reduction process (GO: 0055114) 57 3.7959
photosynthesis, light reaction (GO: 0019684) 10 3.0132
negative regulation of peptidase activity (GO: 0010466) 6 2.3615
regulation of peptidase activity (GO: 0052547) 6 2.3615
negative regulation of hydrolase activity (GO: 0051346) 6 2.2660
regulation of proteolysis (GO: 0030162) 6 1.9618
regulation of protein processing (GO: 0070613) 6 1.96182
regulation of protein metabolic process (GO: 0051246) 15 1.3416
  1. *P values of all GO terms are lower than 0.05. Conversely, −log10 (P value) values of all GO terms are greater than 1.3010, that is, the greater -log10 (P value) value, the better significance