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Table 2 Changes of plasma organic substances in starry flounder, Platichthys stellatus exposed to the different sodium arsenate concentration and water temperature

From: Toxic effects of arsenic on growth, hematological parameters, and plasma components of starry flounder, Platichthys stellatus, at two water temperature conditions

Parameters Period (weeks) Temperature (°C) Arsenic concentration (μg/L)
0 150 300 600
Total protein (mg/dL) 2 12°C 2.59±0.16a 2.55±0.15 a 2.52±0.14 a 2.51±0.17 a
18°C 2.52±0.13 a 2.47±0.14 a 2.49±0.16 a 2.43±0.12 a
4 12°C 2.54±0.18 a 2.58±0.23 a 2.54±0.17 a 2.48±0.12 a
18°C 2.55±0.16 a 2.41±0.15 ab 2.36±0.19 ab 2.14±0.22 b
Glucose (mg/dL) 2 12°C 92.71±7.80 a 95.49±8.60 a 96.36±7.59 a 111.31±5.61 b
18°C 90.16±8.57 a 92.78±10.14 a 96.66±5.58 a 113.46±6.52 b
4 12°C 88.58±5.79 a 92.69±8.46 a 96.47±8.27 a 114.11±9.16 b
18°C 90.63±8.09 a 102.62±10.14 ab 113.11±9.97 b 116.14±9.00 b
  1. Values are mean±S.E. Values with different superscript are significantly different at 2 weeks and 4 weeks (P < 0 .05) as determined by Duncan's multiple range test