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Table 5 Summary of alpha diversity according to skin type

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

Skin type Metrics Healthy.mean Healthy.std PSON.mean PSON.std PSOL.mean PSOL.std p value (trend)
Dry Chao1 1024.72 517.09 1229.61 723.2 1240.76 669.61 0.05
Dry Observed OTU 600.35 289.53 693.21 341.44 721.15 355.91 0.02
Dry Shannon 4.62 1.72 5.15 1.7 5.47 1.59 0.004
Dry Simpson 0.78 0.21 0.83 0.19 0.87 0.15 0.001
Moist Chao1 807.29 565.2 770.99 416.98 811.31 476.72 0.89
Moist Observed OTU 488.18 352.14 458.92 219.32 446.7 227.79 0.86
Moist Shannon 4.48 1.55 4.55 1.32 4.6 1.48 0.5
Moist Simpson 0.81 0.15 0.83 0.14 0.85 0.17 0.25
  1. Dry = arm, leg, trunk; moist = axilla, gluteal fold