Table 3.

Ethanol (6%) preference in mice carrying the Gnas (−/+) mutation in two backgrounds

Background129 × CD-1 (+/+)129 × CD-1 (−/+)129 (+/+)129 (−/+)
Preference0.29  ± 0.20.20  ± 0.13-1500.27  ± 0.050.19  ± 0.013-150
Total fluid (ml)9.9  ± 0.98.4  ± 0.87.3  ± 0.46.2  ± 0.2
Weight (gm)29  ± 127  ± 226  ± 122  ± 1
Food (gm/d)4.5  ± 0.34.3  ± 0.24.9  ± 0.94.7  ± 0.4
Sample sizen  = 12n  = 7n  = 5n  = 5
  • (+/+), wild type; (−/+), Gnas.

  • F3-150 p < 0.05.