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Table 2 Metabolic rate and surface temperature data for each participant as well as the sample means for room temperature and mild cold exposure

From: Brown adipose tissue thermogenesis among a small sample of reindeer herders from sub-Arctic Finland

Participant MRRT(kcal/day) MRC(kcal/day) SCRT(°C) SCC(°C) STRT(°C) STC(°C) SCC–STC(°C)
1 1073 1175 30.0 29.6 28.9 25.4 4.1
2 2341 2021 32.0 30.1 29.9 25.2 5.0
4 1945 2112 31.0 29.2 30.4 24.2 5.0
5 2614 2787 31.1 30.0 29.7 25.8 4.2
6 1214 1372 31.6 30.3 28.7 24.8 5.5
7 1004 1123 31.3 29.8 31.3 29.8 0.0
8 2497 2530 31.3 30.4 30.3 27.7 2.7
9 1432 1659 32.2 31.2 30.9 28.9 2.2
10 1082 1461 31.0 29.9 31.1 28.9 1.0
12 1767 1741 31.0 29.9 29.9 26.8 3.1
13 1708 1703 33.2 30.1 30.9 26.4 3.7
14 2077 2324 31.7 28.7 31.2 28.0 0.7
15 1919 2044 32.0 30.9 32.6 26.9 4.0
16 1412 1596 32.6 30.3 31.0 28.1 2.1
17 2218 2363 32.1 30.9 30.5 26.4 4.5
18 1907 2116 31.4 30.2 27.2 25.6 4.6
23 1842 1869 30.5 29.7 30.3 27.7 4.2
24 1956 2235 30.5 29.4 29.9 24.7 2.1
21 1758 2275 30.7 29.5 29.6 25.3 4.7
25 1420 1255 31.7 30.1 29.8 25.3 4.8
28 1818 2019 31.2 29.1 31.0 25.5 3.6
29 1427 1599 31.8 30.5 29.7 26.9 3.6
Female mean ± STD 1844 ± 224 2026 ± 263 31.1 ± 0.56 29.4 ± 0.62 30.4 ± 0.59 26.2 ± 1.59 3.4 ± 1.5
Male mean ± STD 1710 ± 515 1826 ± 501 31.6 ± 0.78 30.2 ± 0.47 30.1 ± 1.2 26.7 ± 1.55 3.5 ± 1.5
Overall mean ± STD 1747 ± 453 1881 ± 452 31.5 ± 0.74 30.0 ± 0.61 30.2 ± 1.1 26.6 ± 1.54 3.4 ± 1.5