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Table 1 Genetic correlations between energy metabolism and life-history traits averaged across sexes (A), for females (B), and for males (C).

From: Systems genetics analysis of body weight and energy metabolism traits in Drosophila melanogaster

  FT CL SR CC LS
A      
BW -0.48 ± 0.14** 0.21 ± 0.16 0.52 ± 0.14*** 0.32 ± 0.15 0.01 ± 0.16
GLY -0.38 ± 0.15** 0.08 ± 0.16 0.29 ± 0.15 0.02 ± 0.16 0.17 ± 0.16
TAG -0.14 ± 0.16 0.08 ± 0.16 0.12 ± 0.16 0.18 ± 0.16 -0.15 ± 0.16
GLYC 0.05 ± 0.16 0.22 ± 0.16 0.06 ± 0.16 0.01 ± 0.16 -0.07 ± 0.16
MR 0.14 ± 0.16 -0.11 ± 0.16 -0.04 ± 0.16 0.01 ± 0.16 -0.26 ± 0.16
B      
BW -0.52 ± 0.14*** 0.38 ± 0.15* 0.53 ± 0.14*** 0.26 ± 0.16 -0.01 ± 0.16
GLY -0.27 ± 0.16 0.10 ± 0.16 0.36 ± 0.15* -0.07 ± 0.16 0.10 ± 0.16
TAG -0.10 ± 0.16 0.20 ± 0.16 0.14 ± 0.16 0.05 ± 0.16 0.01 ± 0.16
GLYC 0.04 ± 0.16 0.22 ± 0.16 0.00 ± 0.16 0.11 ± 0.16 -0.08 ± 0.16
MR 0.06 ± 0.16 -0.11 ± 0.16 0.00 ± 0.16 -0.10 ± 0.16 -0.16 ± 0.16
C      
BW -0.42 ± 0.15** -0.06 ± 0.16 0.67 ± 0.12**** 0.27 ± 0.16 0.07 ± 0.16
GLY -0.59 ± 0.13**** 0.04 ± 0.16 0.42 ± 0.15** 0.20 ± 0.16 0.24 ± 0.16
TAG -0.17 ± 0.16 -0.04 ± 0.16 0.14 ± 0.16 0.38 ± 0.15** -0.29 ± 0.16
GLYC 0.06 ± 0.16 0.22 ± 0.16 0.13 ± 0.16 -0.05 ± 0.16 -0.06 ± 0.16
MR 0.25 ± 0.16 -0.10 ± 0.16 -0.04 ± 0.16 -0.15 ± 0.16 -0.41 ± 0.15**
  1. BW: body weight; GLY: glycogen; TAG: triacylglycerol; GLYC: glycerol; MR: metabolic rate; FT: competitive fitness; CL: copulation latency; SR: starvation resistance; CC: chill-coma recovery; LS: lifespan. *P ≤ 0.05; **P ≤ 0.01; ***P ≤ 0.001; ****P < 0.0001. Values in bold indicate correlations that remain significant after Bonferroni correction based on sequential Bonferroni tests.