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Table 3 Spearman rank order correlations of antioxidant parameters in tissues and plasma

From: Mycoplasma gallisepticum infection in the grey partridge Perdix perdix: outbreak description, histopathology, biochemistry and antioxidant parameters

Tissue Correlated parameters +/- correlation P-level
Heart GSH&FRAP + < 0.01
  GSH&GR + < 0.05
  GSH&CAT + < 0.05
Lungs GR&CAT + < 0.05
Spleen GR&FRAP + < 0.01
Liver GSH&GR + < 0.05
  GSH&GST + < 0.01
  GSH&CAT + < 0.01
  GST&CAT + < 0.05
Plasma FRAP&CAT + < 0.05
Parameters Correlated tissues +/- correlation P-level
CAT Heart & gonads + < 0.01
  Heart & liver + < 0.05
  Eye & lungs + < 0.05
  CNS & kidney + < 0.05
  Lungs & liver + < 0.05
  Lungs & plasma + < 0.05
  Kidney & plasma + < 0.05
  Gonads & liver + < 0.01
GST Heart & eye + < 0.05
  Heart & gonads + < 0.001
  Heart & spleen + < 0.05
  Eye & gonads + < 0.01
  Eye & spleen + < 0.01
  Lungs & plasma - < 0.05
  Gonads & spleen + < 0.05
GSH Heart & kidney + < 0.01
  Heart & gonads + < 0.05
  Heart & liver + < 0.001
  Heart & plasma - < 0.01
  Eye & gonads + < 0.05
  Kidney & liver + < 0.01
  Gonads & liver + < 0.05
GR Heart & plasma + < 0.05
TBARS Heart & lungs + < 0.05
  Heart & gonads + < 0.001
  Heart & spleen + < 0.001
  Heart & liver + < 0.001
  Lungs & gonads + < 0.05
  Lungs & spleen + < 0.05
  Lungs & liver + < 0.05
FRAP Eye & spleen + < 0.001
  Lungs & plasma + < 0.001
  Liver & plasma + < 0.001
  1. CAT = catalase, GST = glutathione-S-transferase, GSH = reduced glutathione, GR = glutathione reductase, TBARS = total thiobarbituric acid reactive species, FRAP = ferric reducing antioxidant power assay, eye = eye + the associated infraorbital sinus, CNS = central nervous system, gonads = ovaries or testes, n = 20.