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Table 5 NormFinder ranking of 13 candidate RGs and combinations of the two best in group-wise comparison

From: Normalizing to GADPH jeopardises correct quantification of gene expression in ovarian tumours – IPO8 and RPL4 are reliable reference genes

Gene name BE × BO × MA BE+BO × MA BE × BO+MA BE × MA Ser × Muc(BE+BO) Ser × End (MA)
ALB1 13 13 13 13 9 9
ACTB 2 4 6 5 7 4
CDKN1A 12 12 8 8 12 11
GADPH 8 9 11 11 10 10
GUSB 7 7 12 12 11 12
HPRT1 10 8 7 7 8 5
HSP90 6 11 5 6 2 8
IPO8 5 3 2 1 1 2
PPIA 9 10 9 9 4 3
RPL30 11 6 10 10 13 13
RPL4 1 1 3 2 3 7
RPLPO 4 2 4 3 6 6
TBP 3 5 1 4 5 1
Best combination RPL4/ACTB RPL4/RPLPO IPO8/TBP IPO8/RPL4 IPO8/HSP90 IPO8/TBP
M-value 0.104 0.088 0.060 0.079 0.060 0.073