Table 4.

Nested ANCOVAs comparing Groups 1, 2 and 3 sacrificed at different times on the sixth day of wheel access

TransformNGroupLine typeMini muscleGroup├Śline typeGroup├Śmini muscleEstrous cycleAge
Plasma glucoseNone186 F2,12=7.10 F1,6=3.27F1,154=0.01F2,12=1.1F2,154=2.37F4,154=085 F1,154=6.12
P=0.0092 P=0.1203P=0.9196P=0.3625P=0.0969P=0.4972 P=0.0145
Glycogen gastrocnemius^0.4197F2,12=0.13F1,6=1.24 F1,165=92.39 F2,12=0.98F2,165=3.04F4,165=0.88F1,165=0.01
P=0.8761P=0.3084 P<0.0001 P=0.4045P=0.0503P=0.4754P=0.9140
Glycogen soleus^0.6196F2,12=1.27 F1,6=6.53 F1,164=4.06 F2,12=4.63 F2,164=3.58 F4,164=3.20 F1,164=0.03
P=0.3170 P=0.0431 P=0.0456 P=0.0324 P=0.0302 P=0.0146 P=0.8708
Glycogen liver^0.5197 F2,12=11.06 F1,6=0.68F1,165=1.25F2,12=3.28F2,165=0.12 F4,165=4.00 F1,165=3.88
P=0.0019 P=0.4422P=0.2659P=0.0729P=0.8854 P=0.0040 P=0.0505
  • Data were transformed as indicated to improve normality of residuals. Bold font indicates 2-tailed P<0.05, unadjusted for multiple comparisons