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Table 4 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?

  1 h 2 h 4 h 6 h 24 h
ZnT3 87.7 51.3 11.5 1.6* 25.2
ZnT4 40.8 69.8 54.0 36.9 25.8
ZnT5 62.5 99.3 50.9 22.4 1.1*
ZnT6 86.9 80.6 77.3 18.0 1.1*
ZnT8 76.5 75.7 46.3 0.8* 0.0*
Zip5 82.7 84.7 74.2 62.4 10.9
Zip6 55.6 90.8 80.3 26.5 5.0
  1. P-values in percent for the hypothesis of no difference between treatments are given. (*) p-values below 5% are highlighted.