Table 1 Comparison of gene expression patterns to examine hypotheses of broad-scale downregulation and juvenile-like expression patterns in parasites as compared to non-parasites. DE = differentially expressed; CDE = concordantly differentially expressed; both = both brown-head and bronzed parasitic cowbirds
Comparison# DE transcriptsdownregulatedneotenic
bronzed vs. redwing63437%74%
brown-head vs. redwing11929%76%
both vs. redwing (CDE)8122%78%