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Table 2 Estimate of eigenvalues (λj), percentage of variance (λ%), and cumulative variance and eigenvectors associated to the three first principal components of the animal responses during an experimental H. contortus infection (from 28 to 49 days post-infection)

From: The nutritional status affects the complete blood count of goats experimentally infected with Haemonchus contortus

F a λj λ(%) Cumulative variance (%) Associated eigenvectorsb
ADGb FECc PCVd RBCe Hgbf MCVg MCHh MCHCi Platj Lymk Monl Neutm Eosn
1 4.78 34.14 34.14 0.26 −0.36 0.48 0.66 0.84 −0.50 0.63 0.71 0.80 0.67 0.55 0.50 0.24
2 2.73 19.49 53.63 0.59 0.03 0.76 0.67 0.52 0.25 −0.13 −0.23 0.13 −0.48 −0.56 −0.29 −0.31
3 2.33 16.63 70.27 0.31 0.31 0.37 0.18 −0.02 0.55 −0.44 −0.61 −0.44 0.54 0.42 0.53 0.16
  1. a F Functions (Principal components), b ADG Average Daily Gain, c FEC Feacal Egg counts, d PCV Packed Cell Volume, e RBC Red Blood Cells, f Hgb Hemoglobin, g MCV Mean Corpuscular Volume, h MCH Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin, i MCHC Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin Concentration, j Plat Platelets, k Lym Lymphocytes, l Mon Monocytes, m Neut Neutrophiles, n Eos Eosinophils