Table 1

Calcium and phosphorous metabolism in GsKO heterozygotes

MiceIonized calcium, mMSerum phosphorus, mg/dlPTH, pg/ml
+/+1.26 ± 0.02 (16)10.9  ±  0.8  (8)42 ± 9 (16)
m−/+1.19 ± 0.01 (12)*13.5  ±  0.8  (5)95 ± 21 (7)*
+/p−1.23 ± 0.02 (9)9.2  ±  0.4  (4)36 ± 8 (10)
  • Results are expressed as mean ± SEM (n) and are derived from male and female adult animals >2.5 months of age. Sex had no significant effect on these parameters. 

  • * P ≤ 0.05 by one-factor ANOVA.