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Table 2 Differential gene expression in skeletal muscle between the Lean and Fat mice

From: Obesity resistant mechanisms in the Lean polygenic mouse model as indicated by liver transcriptome and expression of selected genes in skeletal muscle

SKELETAL MUSCLE
(gene name)
Gene
symbol
log2 ratio
(qRT-PCR)*
L:F**
Interleukin-6 Il6 0.71*
Deiodinase iodothyronine type II Dio2 -0.5*
  1. *P < 0.05
  2. **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