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Table 1 Relationship between the number of tissues in which a gene is expressed and a series of variables.

From: Mining tissue specificity, gene connectivity and disease association to reveal a set of genes that modify the action of disease causing genes

Variable Correlation Regression
Expression:   
   Overall genes 0.706 2.034
   Non-Interacting (NI) genes only 0.709 1.802
   Interacting genes only 0.707 2.107
   Non-Disease (ND) 0.707 1.769
   Disease (D) 0.709 2.382
   Non-Interacting and Non-Disease 0.691 1.759
   Non-Interacting and Disease 0.764 2.039
   Interacting and Non-Disease 0.719 1.803
   Interacting and Disease 0.702 2.438
Proportion of interacting genes:   
   Overall genes 0.949 0.012
   Non-Disease genes only 0.942 0.013
   Disease genes only 0.917 0.008
Proportion of disease genes:   
   Overall 0.527 0.002
   Non-Interacting genes only -0.263 -0.001
   Interacting genes only -0.733 -0.004
Tissue specificity of interactors:   
   Overall genes 0.887 0.112
   Non-Disease genes only 0.736 0.062
   Disease genes only 0.872 0.151
Proportion of disease genes among interactors:   
   Overall genes 0.229 0.000
   Non-Disease genes only -0.048 0.000
   Disease genes only 0.575 0.001