Table 3.

Analysis of variance (General Linear Model) with the number of fast muscle fibres (FN) as a dependent variable using the method of sequential sums of squares for tests

Sourced.f.Seq. SSSeq. MSFP
Model A
Treatment13.177×10113.177×101123.190.042
Growth period (GP)13.093×10113.093×101134.390.0001
Treatment × GP15.842×10105.842×10106.490.013
Cage (treatment)22.731×10101.365×10101.520.225
Error867.727×10108.985×109
Total911.485×1012
Model B
Treatment13.177×10113.177×101126.250.037
TCA14.181×10114.181×101151.910.0001
TCA × treatment13.439×10103.439×10104.270.042
Cage (treatment)22.411×10101.205×10101.500.229
Error866.911×10118.037×109
Total911.485×1012
  • d.f., degrees of freedom; Seq. SS, sequential sums of squares; Seq. MS, sequential mean squares; F, variance ratio; P, probability.