Table 1: Fatty acid metabolism functional differences between CF and non-CF fecal samples.

From: Metagenomic evidence for taxonomic dysbiosis and functional imbalance in the gastrointestinal tracts of children with cystic fibrosis

Functional assignmenta#non-zero KOsbShiftcP valued
ko00650: Butyrate metabolism60E3.83e–07
ko00640: Propionate metabolism53E1.01e–06
ko00071: Fatty acid degradation28E5.70e–04
ko00061: Fatty acid biosynthesis22D2.43e–08
M00083: Fatty acid biosynthesis, elongation12D5.34e–10
M00082: Fatty acid biosynthesis, initiation11D2.06e–05
  1. aNumbers beginning with ‘ko’ indicate a functional pathway; those beginning with an ‘M’ indicate a functional module.
  2. bSee Methods.
  3. cEnriched (E) or depleted (D) in CF.
  4. dWilcoxon rank-sum test for CF vs. non-CF.