Skip to main content

Table 1 Physiological parameters recorded during different environmental temperature

From: Characterization of miRNA profiles in the mammary tissue of dairy cattle in response to heat stress

Group Environmental temperature ranges (°C) THI Rectal temperature (°C) HTC
NHS 15–20 65.8 38.35 ± 0.23a 99.50 ± 2.32 a
HS 30–38 83.8 39.43 ± 0.24b 88.75 ± 2.44 b
  1. Different superscript letters indicate significant differences at P < 0.05
  2. NHS non-heat stressed group, HS heat stressed group, THI temperature humidity index, HTC heat tolerance coefficient