Table 5.

Correlations between expression levels of the genes validated by RT-PCR and the functional data

HSP40EPHX2TPMTRAP2ATBX21E2F2
P (r)
Baseline damage
    TI0.05 (−0.3*)0.008 (−0.4*)0.05 (0.3*)0.04 (0.3*)NsNs
    TM0.06 (−0.3*)0.008 (−0.4*)0.05 (0.3*)0.04 (0.3*)NsNs
X-radiation–induced damage
    TINsNs0.05 (0.3)NsNsNs
    TMNsNsNsNsNsNs
Damage after 5 min of repair
    TI0.01 (−0.4*)0.03 (0.33*)0.01 (0.4*)0.005 (0.44*)0.03 (0.33*)0.05 (0.33*)
    TM0.06 (−0.3)Ns0.01 (0.4)0.04 (0.3)0.08 (0.3)Ns
Damage after 15 min of repair
    TI0.04 (−0.3*)0.03 (−0.33*)0.01 (0.4*)0.008 (0.4*)0.05 (0.3*)0.05 (0.3*)
    TM0.05 (−0.3)Ns0.006 (0.43)0.01 (0.4)0.07 (0.3)Ns

NOTE: r and r* are the Pearson and Spearman coefficients, respectively.

Abbreviation: Ns, no significant statistical correlation.