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Table 1 Table of absorbance readings of growth of B. subtilis when exposed to the silk of T. domestica

From: Evidence for antimicrobial activity associated with common house spider silk

Trial No. Control absorbance reading Silk sample reading Inhibition % Sign test
1 0.34 0.315 7.352941 +
2 0.34 0.28 17.64706 +
3 0.32 0.28 12.5 +
4 0.57 0.54 5.263158 +
5 0.5 0.54 −8 -
6 0.585 0.582 0.512821 +
7 0.575 0.57 0.869565 +
8 0.63 0.44 30.15873 +
9 1.22 0.57 53.27869 +
10 1.29 0.42 67.44186 +
11 0.61 0.56 8.196721 +
12 0.58 0.53 8.62069 +
13 0.6 0.5 16.66667 +
14 0.71 0.77 −8.4507 -
15 0.64 0.55 14.0625 +
16 1.03 1.06 −2.91262 -
17 0.95 0.96 −1.05263 -
18 2.1 2 4.761905 +