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Table 1 Pearson correlation coefficients, R2.

From: Tissue-specific variation in DNA methylation levels along human chromosome 1

  n median min max   n median min max
Same tissue, Same individual    Same tissue, Different individual   
All, except lung 42 0.88 0.61 0.95 All, except T & O 54 0.66 0.30 0.86
cerebellum 6 0.93 0.86 0.95 cerebellum 9 0.84 0.82 0.86
pons 6 0.92 0.89 0.93 pons 9 0.67 0.64 0.71
medulla 6 0.92 0.90 0.94 medulla 9 0.66 0.62 0.68
occipital 6 0.87 0.61 0.89 occipital 9 0.66 0.52 0.70
liver 6 0.85 0.68 0.88 liver 9 0.54 0.30 0.70
heart 6 0.77 0.74 0.79 heart 9 0.51 0.39 0.56
testis 3 0.84 0.83 0.85      
ovary 3 0.90 0.87 0.91 testis vs ovary 9 0.19 0.14 0.26
lung, male 3 0.31 0.22 0.59      
Different tissue, Same individual        
All*, except lung 108 0.10 0.00 0.44 *only cerebellum represented from brain
heart vs. ovary 9 0.40 0.38 0.44      
heart vs. testis 9 0.23 0.20 0.29      
heart vs. cerebellum 18 0.10 0.08 0.14      
heart vs. liver 18 0.06 0.01 0.19      
liver vs. ovary 9 0.02 0.00 0.07      
liver vs. testis 9 0.09 0.05 0.13      
liver vs. cerebellum 18 0.03 0.00 0.05      
cerebellum vs. ovary 9 0.11 0.09 0.14      
cerebellum vs. testis 9 0.16 0.13 0.18      
All four brain parts 108 0.45 0.27 0.93