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Table 1 CD and C/F in soleus muscle (mean ± SD)

From: The research on the formation mechanism of extraordinary oxidative capacity of skeletal muscle in hibernating ground squirrels (Spermophilus dauricus)

  Pre-hibernation Torpor Interbout-arousal Posthibernation
CD (/mm2) 14.16 ± 1.36 17.556 ± 2.60 13.96 ± 0.446 14.24 ± 1.17
C/F 2.89 ± 0.23 3.31 ± 0.40* 2.89 ± 0.16 2.92 ± 0.50
  1. *P < 0.05, compared with pre-hibernation