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Table 3 Log2-backtransformed least squares means of adipose gene expression data in transition cows with high (HI; BCS ≥ 3.75) or low (LO; BCS ≤ 3.25) body condition score at -10, +7, and +20 d from calving

From: Expression of fatty acid sensing G-protein coupled receptors in peripartal Holstein cows

       BCS × Time     
Gene BCS1 Time HI LO SEM2 P-value
  HI LO −10 +7 +20 −10 +7 +20 −10 +7 +20   BCS Time BCS × Time
GPR40 Not expressed
GPR84 0.37 0.41 0.19a 0.69b 0.46b 0.21a 0.39a,b* 0.61b 0.17a 1.21b* 0.34a 0.40 0.62 <0.01 0.03
GPR120 0.46 0.72 1.69a 0.49b 0.22c 1.36 0.37 0.19 2.09 0.67 0.26 0.64 0.08 <0.01 0.89
GPR109A 1.05 1.30 1.12 1.40 1.02 1.13 1.16 0.89 1.10 1.68 1.17 0.22 0.06 0.08 0.33
  1. a,b,cStatistical difference (P < 0.05) among time points within the same group
  2. *Statistical difference (P < 0.05) between groups within time points
  3. 1Body condition score
  4. 2Largest standard error of the mean