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Table 3 Regulation of ZnT/Zip expression in islets following cytokine exposure (n = 4).

From: Zinc transporter gene expression is regulated by pro-inflammatory cytokines: a potential role for zinc transporters in beta-cell apoptosis?

  IL-1β IFN-γ IL-1β+ IFN-γ
ZnT3 0.7* 30.5 38.9
ZnT4 86.3 62.9 17.9
ZnT5 7.0 67.7 0.1*
ZnT6 1.40* 31.7 1.4*
ZnT8 0.0* 50.9 0.0*
Zip5 14.6 88.1 52.8
Zip6 27.0 55.4 41.5
  1. P-values in percent for the hypothesis of no change over time are given. (*) p-values below 5% are highlighted.