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Table 5.

Specific activities of lactate dehydrogenase and citrate synthase in the extensor digitorum longus, soleus and gastrocnemius muscles of Suncus etruscus

MuscleSpecific activity LDH/cpr (mmol min-1mg-1)Specific activity CS/cpr (mmol min-1mg-1)LDH/CS activity ratio
EDL (N=17) 1.31 0.94 1.4 
Soleus (N=16) 1.14 0.84 1.4 
Gastrocnemius (N=4) 1.49 1.28 1.2 
MuscleSpecific activity LDH/cpr (mmol min-1mg-1)Specific activity CS/cpr (mmol min-1mg-1)LDH/CS activity ratio
EDL (N=17) 1.31 0.94 1.4 
Soleus (N=16) 1.14 0.84 1.4 
Gastrocnemius (N=4) 1.49 1.28 1.2 

cpr, cytoplasmic protein concentration given in mg ml-1; N is the number of pooled muscles.

LDH, lactate dehydrogenase; CS, citrate synthase; EDL, extensor digitorum longus.

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