Table 2.

Relative mRNA abundance in anterior gills (gills 3, 4 and 5) and posterior gills (gills 6, 7 and 8) of Chasmagnathus granulatus acclimated to 30‰ seawater, normalized to the level of arginine kinase mRNA in gill 6

Relative mRNA abunsdance
Encoded proteinAnterior gillsPosterior gills
Arginine kinase0.2704±0.02180.8125±0.0686
V-type H+-ATPase0.0430±0.00471.6464±0.6713
Na+/K+/2Cl- cotransporter0.0001±0.00000.0091±0.0002
Na+/K+-ATPase0.0613±0.00550.2279±0.0311
  • Values are means ± s.e.m. (N=3).