Table S4.

Statistical analysis of the linear fit correlation between data points using primers targeting bifidobacterial 16S rRNA and GroEL genes

Statistics metricsBifidobacterium species
B. dentiumB. catenulatumB. lactisB. breve
Number of points96808035
Degrees of freedom94787833
Residual sum of squares72.63797133.240521286.7853944.87943
Pearson's r0.156650.43620.131240.36854
Adjusted R20.014160.179890.004620.10964