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Table 3 Relative abundancea of taxa differently distributed between the controls and RAU in the salivary microbiota

From: Mucosal and salivary microbiota associated with recurrent aphthous stomatitis

   Controls (n = 7) RAU (n = 8) P value
Genus Porphyromonas 0.40 (0.17–2.65) 4.51 (0.88–12.27) 0.006
GU410548_g (SR1)b 0.01 (0–0.02) 0.06 (0–4.72) 0.021
Abiotrophia 0 (0–0) 0.04 (0–0.28) 0.014
Streptococcaceae_uc 0 (0–0.02) 0.03 (0–0.04) 0.029
Species Streptococcus salivarius 2.18 (0.76–10.42) 0.74 (0.03–3.84) 0.021
Neisseria flava 0.06 (0–1.16) 0.53 (0–6.99) 0.04
Capnocytophaga gingivalis 0.21 (0.06–0.62) 0.68 (0.04–3.50) 0.029
Aggregatibacter segnis 0.02 (0–0.19) 0.42 (0–2.65) 0.021
Capnocytophaga sputigena 0.06 (0–0.20) 0.38 (0.06–1.62) 0.004
FM995684_s (Porphyromonas)b 0 (0–0.27) 0.30 (0–3.91) 0.029
4P003196_s (Actinomyces)b 0.03 (0.01–0.42) 0.14 (0.10–2.09) 0.04
Neisseria sicca 0 (0–0.25) 0.17 (0.02–1.37) 0.006
Porphyromonas_uc 0 (0–0.03) 0.06 (0–0.55) 0.04
Abiotrophia defectiva 0 (0–0) 0.03 (0–0.28) 0.04
4P004176_s (SR1)b 0 (0–0.01) 0.03 (0–0.23) 0.021
Streptococcaceae_uc_s 0 (0–0.02) 0.03 (0–0.04) 0.029
  1. aRelative abundance expressed as the median and range
  2. bThe lowest taxonomic rank classified to which the unclassified genus or species belongs