TABLE 3 

Summary of Spearman rank correlations for subgingival features correlated with MPD pre- and posttreatmenta

Data setNo. of features correlated
PositivelyNegativelySignificantly (P < 0.05)a
Pretreatment
    16S rRNA genera14612
    Metagenomes (taxa)1820
    Metagenomes (pathways)9110
    Metabolites41620
Posttreatment
    16S rRNA genera12811
    Metagenomes (taxa)6140
    Metagenomes (pathways)7130
    Metabolites17420
  • a The top 20 results for each feature are shown. Full results are shown in Table S4.