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Table 2 Correlations between steroid receptor and aromatase mRNA levels in the saccule and circulating steroid hormone concentrations in female Astatotilapia burtoni.

From: Steroid receptor expression in the fish inner earvaries with sex, social status, and reproductive state

Females CS E2 T 11-KT
  r p r p r p r p
ARα -0.12 0.495 -0.60 <0.001 -0.49 0.003 -0.51 0.002
ARβ 0.001 0.995 -0.50 0.002 -0.40 0.018 -0.46 0.006
ERα -0.10 0.560 -0.47 0.004 -0.40 0.018 -0.43 0.010
ERβa 0.03 0.869 -0.36 0.032 -0.40 0.018 -0.34 0.046
ERβb -0.04 0.822 -0.23 0.179 -0.15 0.394 -0.21 0.233
Aromatase -0.03 0.853 -0.39 0.019 -0.36 0.033 -0.40 0.017
GR2 -0.18 0.291 -0.54 <0.001 -0.43 0.009 -0.49 0.003
GR1a 0.29 0.098 0.20 0.260 0.08 0.653 0.24 0.174
GR1b 0.13 0.457 -0.01 0.935 -0.16 0.350 -0.01 0.962
MR 0.11 0.513 -0.43 0.010 -0.41 0.014 -0.33 0.052
  1. CS, cortisol; E2, estradiol; T, testosterone; 11-KT, 11-ketotestosterone. Correlation coefficients (r) and p-values are from Pearson Product moment or Spearman rank tests. P-values in bold indicate significant relationships at p < 0.05 (Bonferroni correction p < 0.0013).