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Table 4 Gene expression profiling of pyloric caeca samples by qPCR

From: Choline supplementation prevents diet induced gut mucosa lipid accumulation in post-smolt Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.)

Gen category and functionGen symbolFold changeaP-valueb
Lipid uptake and transport
 Fatty acid transportercd361.130.175
 Fatty acid transporterfabp2b1.370.004
 Fatty acid transporterfabp2a11.110.302
 Fatty acid transporterfabp2a21.010.962
 Fatty acid transporterfatp0.890.120
 Lipoprotein assemblymtp1.120.259
 Lipoprotein componentapoB481.070.730
 Lipoprotein componentapoAIV1.580.028
 Lipoprotein componentapoAI1.420.001
 Lipid droplet componentplin20.273< 0.001
 Nuclear receptor – regular of lipid metabolismpparα1.520.037
 Nuclear receptor – regular of lipid metabolismpparγ1.380.024
 Resynthesis of triacylglycerolsmgat2a1.390.023
Phosphatidylcholine synthesis
 Choline transporterslc44a21.090.329
 Phosphatidylcholine biosynthesispemt0.950.486
 Phosphatidylcholine biosynthesischk0.610.068
 Phosphatidylcholine biosynthesispcyt1a0.580.004
Cholesterol metabolism
 Bile acid nuclear receptorfxr1.150.415
 Cholesterol biosynthesishmgcr0.910.260
 Cholesterol efflux transporterabca10.950.650
 Cholesterol efflux transporterabcg51.610.004
 Cholesterol esterificationacat0.950.677
 Cholesterol transporternpc1l11.58< 0.001
 Nuclear receptor - regular of lipid and sterol metabolismlxr1.060.580
 Nuclear receptor - regular of lipid and sterol metabolismsrebp10.550.159
 Nuclear receptor - regular of lipid and sterol metabolismsrebp21.040.907
 Taurine transporter - bile salt metabolismslc6a61.390.001
  1. aValues are mean fold change observed in the choline diet fed group in comparison with those in the control group
  2. bP-values in bold indicate significant differences between the two treatments; italicized values represent trends