Table 2

Effects of overwintering on hepatic triglycerides inci(mean±SEM)
Tank Sex n Body weight (g) Liver weight (mg) HSI (%) Hepatic triglycerides
Total (ng) Percentage (%)
Inside Male 6 0.37±0.02 11.5±1.0 3.1±0.2 39±5 0.34±0.02
Female 4
Outside Male 3 0.42±0.03 25.8±2.1* 6.3±0.07* 115±18* 0.45±0.07
Female 3

*: Significant increase in the outside fish (P < 0.05, two-tailed multiple t test with Bonferroni correction).

Sasano et al.

Sasano et al. BMC Genetics 2012 13:64   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-13-64

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