Table 1.

Animal surface body temperature and body weight change

Day after implantationSurface body temperature (°F)
Body weight change (%)
N
T
PN
T
P
MeanSEMeanSEMeanSEMeanSE
2960.395.50.40.262NANANANANA
896.70.296.20.30.1471.050.021.060.020.68
1297.40.296.90.30.1561.10.011.120.020.428
1697.70.396.80.30.321.140.021.150.020.887
2097.40.295.80.3<0.0011.180.011.0130.020.034
2396.90.394.60.4<0.0011.190.021.090.02<0.001
  • NOTE: Means, SEs, and P values of tumor-bearing versus naive animals. In-life measurements were recorded twice weekly throughout the study for correlation with serum protein concentration. Italicized P values are significant.

    Abbreviations: N, naive; T, tumor bearing; NA, not available.