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Table 3 Summary of alpha diversity according to disease status

From: Alteration of the cutaneous microbiome in psoriasis and potential role in Th17 polarization

Alpha diversity metrics Healthy.mean Healthy.std PSON.mean PSON.std PSOL.mean PSOL.std p value (trend)
Chao1 891.86 534.25 1012.74 654.40 1090.78 650.49 0.18
Observed OTU 521.77 314.82 572.43 324.16 614.92 346.02 0.15
Shannon 4.33 1.72 4.68 1.70 4.94 1.71 0.005
Simpson 0.77 0.20 0.81 0.19 0.84 0.17 0.00097