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Table 1 Inter-individual variability (%) of salivary alpha-amylase (sAA) measured by enzymatic activity (U/L) and concentration (ng/mL), and of salivary cortisol concentration (μg/dL) after the experimental nasal snare immobilization for 1 min in 6 pigs

From: Changes in alpha-amylase activity, concentration and isoforms in pigs after an experimental acute stress model: an exploratory study

sAA interindividual variability (%)
  sAA salivary cortisol
  U/L ng/mL μg/dL
Tb 75.3 57.51 22.5
T-5 123.6 34.09 14.42
T + 0A 187.0 40.64 18.61
T + 0B 103.5 36.33 8.77
T + 0C 76.2 51.16 34.2
T + 15 89.4 36.43 28.6
Mean 109.2 42.7 21.2
SDa 42.2 9.5 9.3
  1. aSD standard deviation