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Table 1 Reference values (at t=0) for the biological variables, birth weight and weaning weight (n=120)

From: Time course study of the response to LPS targeting the pig immune gene networks

  Units Min Max Mean SEM F
Tympanic temperature °C 36.100 40.257 39.168 0.050 258.110
White cells log10(G/l) 0.491 1.472 1.188 0.011 572.970
Lymphocytes % 46.600 91.900 67.477 0.555 112.180
Monocytes % 3.900 16.200 8.557 0.191 69.500
Granulocytes % 2.500 35.600 22.608 0.527 78.210
L/G ratio   1.355 36.760 3.466 0.295 64.650
Red cells T/l 1.490 7.330 5.163 0.054 69.420
Mean corpuscular volume fl 39.700 63.700 52.008 0.333 62.120
Hematocrit % 6.800 37.400 26.828 0.299 78.990
Hemoglobin g/dl 6.900 12.800 8.947 0.092 46.680
Red blood cells distribution width fl 29.100 33.800 32.029 0.081 74.440
Platelets log10(G/l) 2.330 2.998 2.667 0.011 227.400
Mean platelet volume fl 7.600 13.000 9.682 0.102 71.210
Platelet distribution width % 9.600 12.000 10.771 0.045 122.790
Cortisol log10(ng/ml) 1.041 2.033 1.475 0.017 370.240
Free fatty acids \(\sqrt {(\text {mmol/l})}\) 0.079 0.560 0.162 0.005 111.040
Glucose mmol/l 5.850 9.525 8.035 0.061 123.990
Bilirubin μmol/l 4.660 13.000 8.523 0.190 178.610
Birth weight kg 0.400 2.680 1.492 0.033  
Weaning weight kg 5.460 16.564 9.486 0.174  
  1. Results of the ANOVA for time effect (F value): all variables varied significatively during the experiment, with an FDR <10−12, except for the weights (not tested because constant)