Table 3 Change in α diversity (Inverse-Simpson index) due to collection-processing method.

From: Influence of fecal collection conditions and 16S rRNA gene sequencing at two centers on human gut microbiota analysis

Method comparison Difference in Inv-Simpson Index (WEHI) Family-wise adjusted p value (WEHI) Difference in Inv-Simpson Index (BCM) Family-wise adjusted p value (BCM)
A-D −3.8 0.07 −0.7 0.99
B-D −2.9 0.24 3.5 0.29
C-D 0.6 0.97 −3.9 0.21
B-A 0.9 0.95 4.2 0.15
C-A 4.4 0.02 −3.2 0.38
C-B 3.6 0.10 −7.4 0.001