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Table 3 Wilcoxon rank test results for pairwise comparisons in mGluR5 KO and WT mice

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

Group Region SUVpre
Mean ± SD
SUVpost
Mean ± SD
W p value
mGluR5 KO CTX 2.04 ± 0.33 1.49 ± 0.42 8 0.024*
HIP 1.90 ± 0.29 1.39 ± 0.40 8 0.024*
THA 2.20 ± 0.34 1.57 ± 0.43 6 0.014*
STR 2.10 ± 0.33 1.66 ± 0.47 11 0.054
CB 2.32 ± 0.39 1.53 ± 0.49 5 0.010**
WB 2.00 ± 0.31 1.44 ± 0.37 6 0.014*
WT CTX 2.04 ± 0.68 2.16 ± 0.58 38 0.322
HIP 1.87 ± 0.63 1.93 ± 0.51 37 0.375
THA 2.15 ± 0.83 2.15 ± 0.60 30 0.846
STR 2.11 ± 0.67 2.29 ± 0.61 41 0.193
CB 2.21 ± 0.79 2.10 ± 0.56 29 0.922
WB 1.96 ± 0.66 1.99 ± 0.53 34 0.557
  1. KO knockout, WT wild type, SUV standardized uptake value, SD standard deviation, CTX cortex, HIP hippocampus, THA thalamus, STR striatum, CB cerebellum, WB whole brain
  2. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01