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Table 3 Correlation analysis

From: Low virulent infectious salmon anaemia virus (ISAV) replicates and initiates the immune response earlier than a highly virulent virus in Atlantic salmon gills

  Segment 8 Segment 7
Immune gene Gill Kidney Heart Gill Kidney Heart
Mx 0.75** 0.9*** 0.9*** 0.23 0.72** 0.12
γIP 0.61* 0.43 0.96*** −0.002 0.46 0.12
Type I IFN 0.61* 0.43 0.86*** −0.002 0.56* −0.002
Type II IFN 0.82*** 0.55* 0.78** 0.49 0.56* 0.2
  1. Correlation coefficients (rs) for differences between strains with respect to virus burden and immune response. (*0.01 < p ≤ 0.05, **0.001 < p ≤ 0.01, ***p ≤ 0.001).