Table II

Number of peptide features that were aligned to a specific number of samples when different feature selection criteria were applied to generate a peptide array from LC-MS data of mouse sera

The criteria specify the minimal number of samples to which a peptide feature must be aligned before being selected as an entry in the peptide array.

CriterionNumber of samplesTotalBlank
2/5 or 2/5b221472483557618627549477686469035.6
5/5 or 5/5b1246922045438976.4
  • a Two (five) out of the 10 samples of both male and female mice.

  • b Two (five) out of the five samples of male mice or two (five) out of the five samples of female mice.