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Table 4 Individual giraffe’s responses to transport as measured by 11-oxoetiocholanolone EIAs

From: Non-invasive assessment of adrenocortical activity as a measure of stress in giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis)

EIA Measure Giraffe 3 Giraffe 4 Giraffe 5 Giraffe 6 Giraffe 7
11-oxoetiocholanolone I, targets 11,17- DOA Latency to Peak 1 d 2 d 2 d 1 d 1 d
Peak Duration 6 d 4 d 2 d 4 d 5 d
Fold Increase (Xpeak/Mbaseline) 8.00 6.00 5.99 2.33 3.11
Z peak 20.10 12.24 6.88 4.74 13.14
11-oxoetiocholanolone II, targets 3α,11-oxo-CM Latency to Peak 6 d 2 d 3 d 1 d 1 d
Peak Duration 1 d 3 d 2 d 3 d 3 d
Fold Increase (Xpeak/Mbaseline) 2.78 5.19 3.04 2.48 2.66
Z peak 3.62 16.87 3.26 4.37 5.42