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Table 4 Results of the longitudinal epigenome-wide association studies (EWAS)

From: Epigenome-wide association study of asthma and wheeze in childhood and adolescence

DNA methylation Asthma definition N [cases/controls] Cell adjustment FDR hits [Bonferroni] Lambda
7.5 years Current asthma at 16.5 years 611 [182/429] No cells 4 [2] 1.11
Basic cells 9 [2] 1.13
Detailed cells 0 [0] 1.10
16.5 years Current asthma at 7.5 years 784 [146/638] No cells 28 [0] 1.24
Basic cells 1 [1] 1.16
Detailed cells 0 [0] 1.14
  1. FDR-adjusted P value and Bonferroni hits use a cut-off of < 0.05