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Table 1 Demographic characteristics and scan parameters

From: In vivo glucose metabolism and glutamate levels in mGluR5 knockout mice: a multimodal neuroimaging study using [18F]FDG microPET and MRS

Variables Mouse type t-value p-value
mGluR5 KO (n = 11)
Mean ± SD
WT (n = 10)
Mean ± SD
Age (day) 252.6 ± 68.5 222.4 ± 45.9 1.66 0.10
Male/female 8/3 5/5 0.39 0.39
Weight (g) 22.9 ± 4.2 24.0 ± 3.5 − 0.93 0.36
[18F] FDG injected dose (MBq) 4.1 ± 0.6 4.3 ± 0.6 − 1.02 0.32
[18F] FDG injected dose/weight (MBq/g) 0.18 ± 0.37 0.18 ± 0.32 0.20 0.84
  1. KO knockout, WT wild type, SD standard deviation
  2. Odds ratio