Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 Effects of sex, colour and season (of behavioural testing) on ZM, "novel-cage test" and shuttlebox variables.

From: Effects of environmental and physiological covariates on sex differences in unconditioned and conditioned anxiety and fear in a large sample of genetically heterogeneous (N/Nih-HS) rats

Variable   Sex Colour Season Sex × Colour Sex × Season Colour × Season Sex × Colour × Season
ZM-E F =
P =
62.0
< .001
2.1
n.s.
6.6
< .001
1.1
n.s.
1.7
n.s.
0.9
n.s.
0.5
n.s.
ZM-T F =
P =
35.0
< .001
2.3
n.s.
13.7
< .001
0.48
n.s.
1.0
n.s.
0.9
n.s.
1.0
n.s.
ZM-SAP F =
P =
42.8
< .001
4.9
< .001
7.6
< .001
1.8
n.s.
1.0
n.s.
1.0
n.s.
1.4
n.s.
NACT-DIST5 F =
P =
59.5
< .001
4.4
< .001
10.0
< .001
0.4
n.s.
4.2
< .05
1.2
n.s.
0.6
n.s.
NACT-DIST30 F =
P =
5.1
< .05
5.0
< .001
2.7
n.s.
0.8
n.s.
1.7
n.s.
0.7
n.s.
0.6
n.s.
FREEZ F =
P =
51.2
< .001
6.0
< .001
17.2
< .001
0.7
n.s.
1.3
n.s.
0.5
n.s.
2.0
< .05
SHAV-ITC F =
P =
47.7
< .001
3.6
< .01
3.8
< .05
2.5
< .05
4.5
< .05
0.7
n.s.
1.9
n.s.
  1. Factorial ANOVA analyses, "2 sex × 5 colour × 3 season", for ZM test, novel-cage activity and shuttlebox variables. See Table 1 for other details and for variable symbols.