TABLE 6

Ileal expression of FGF-19 mRNA in adolescents.

Numbers are relative (percentage) and absolute values. Values are normalized to control glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase mRNA expression and are expressed as the mean ± S.D.

FGF-19
RelativeAbsolute
%
Controls1002.28 (1.56–3.37)
UC (pancolitis)34*0.77 (0.15–1.82)
CD (ileitis)10*0.23 (0.19–0.26)
  • * P < 0.05 compared with controls (Student’s t test).