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Table 1 Mean absolute detoxification enzyme activities for the SENN and SENN-DDT An. arabiensis strains by larval feeding regime cohort by gender

From: The effect of larval nutritional deprivation on the life history and DDT resistance phenotype in laboratory strains of the malaria vector Anopheles arabiensis

  Cytochrome P450 equivalents/mg protein α Esterase - α napthol equivalents/mg protein β Esterase - β napthol equivalents/mg protein Glutathione S-transferase
     μmol/min/ml
  (SD) (SD) (SD) (SD)
KGB♂ 0.0046 0.0037 0.0044 0.000072
(0.0012) (0.0011) (0.0008) (0.00001)
KGB♀ 0.0053 0.0048 0.0055 0.000103
(0.0017) (0.0013) (0.0017) (0.000041)
SBF♂ 0.0047 0.0013 0.0049 0.000046
(0.0018) (0.0008) (0.0016) (0.00002)
SBF♀ 0.0047 0.0017 0.0048 0.000048
(0.0014) (0.0007) (0.0013) (0.000017)
SBC♂ 0.006 0.0017 0.0061 0.000057
(0.0018) (0.001) (0.0021) (0.00003)
SBC♀ 0.0063 0.0039 0.0052 0.00007
(0.0015) (0.0017) (0.0015) (0.000072)
SDF♂ 0.0105 0.0012 0.0038 0.000109
(0.0034) (0.0006) (0.0006) (0.0001)
SDF♀ 0.0081 0.0041 0.0063 0.000121
(0.0027) (0.0023) (0.003) (0.000034)
SDC♂ 0.0094 0.0014 0.0077 0.000139
(0.003) (0.0007) (0.0014) (0.000066)
SDC♀ 0.0102 0.0066 0.0068 0.000144
  (0.0035) (0.0034) (0.0011) (0.000041)
  1. The KGB insecticide susceptible An. arabiensis strain was used as a baseline comparison against SENN fasted (SBF), SENN Control (SBC), SENN-DDT fasted (SDF) and SENN-DDT control (SDC). SD = standard deviation.