Table 2 Summary of eQTL results by model
RunaAdditive modelInteractive modelHigh-fat cholic acid dietHigh-protein diet
mRNA
 Cis (% total)5207 (77.81)4415 (71.73)3738 (67.11)2098 (61.43)
 Trans (% total)1485 (22.19)1740 (28.27)1832 (32.89)1317 (38.57)
 Total6692615555703415
miRNA
 Cis (% total)18 (49)9 (39)8 (47)1 (8)
 Trans (% total)19 (51)14 (61)9 (53)11 (92)
 Total37231712
  • a Cis and trans designations are defined as QTL peaks whose probes are within ± 4Mb of the starting site or not, respectively.