Table 2

Differential gene expression in skeletal muscle between the Lean and Fat mice

SKELETAL MUSCLE

(gene name)

Gene

symbol

log2 ratio

(qRT-PCR) *

L:F**


Interleukin-6

Il6

0.71*

Deiodinase iodothyronine type II

Dio2

-0.5*


*P < 0.05

**Up arrow indicates increased mRNA expression in the Lean (L) line and down arrow decreased expression in the Lean line compared to the Fat (F) line

Simončič et al. BMC Genomics 2011 12:96   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-96

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