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Table 2 Number of genes in different biological processes with significantly higher F ST (empirical P ≤ 0.05) in at least one SNP

From: Patterns of population differentiation of candidate genes for cardiovascular disease

Biological process (gene number) Pairwise population comparisons Total
  YRI vs. CEU YRI vs. CHB+JPT CEU vs. CHB+JPT  
Apoptosis (147) 20 (13.6%) 32 (21.8%) 17 (11.6%) 46 (31.3%)
Blood circulation and gas exchange (13) 1 (7.7%) 2 (15.4%) 0 (0%) 2 (15.4%)
Blood clotting (40) 7 (17.5%) 6 (15.0%) 5 (12.5%) 9 (22.5%)
Homeostasis (9) - - - -
Immune response (151) 20 (13.2%) 19 (12.6%) 10 (6.6%) 35 (23.2%)
Lipoprotein metabolism (53) 11 (20.8%) 9 (17.0%) 5 (9.4%) 18 (34.0%)
Total (364) 51 (14.0%) 63 (17.3%) 32 (8.8%) 110 (30.2%)