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Table 2 Expression stability values of the candidate housekeeping genes calculated by the geNorm, Normfinder and Bestkeeper algorithms (ranking in parentheses).

From: Evaluation of suitable reference genes for gene expression studies in bovine muscular tissue

Gene Stability Value
GeNorm
Stability Value
Normfinder
Stability Value
Bestkeeper
EEF1A2 0.63 (1) 0.23 (1) 0.86 (2)
SF3A1 0.63 (2) 0.48 (4) 0.91 (5)
HMBS 0.78 (3) 0.39 (2) 0.61 (1)
ACTB 0.83 (4) 0.48 (4) 1.19 (8)
CASC3 0.90 (5) 0.41 (3) 0.89 (4)
UBC 0.95 (6) 0.68 (8) 1.31 (9)
B2M 0.98 (7) 0.61 (7) 1.17 (7)
RPII 1.15 (8) 0.51 (6) 0.99 (6)
18S 1.22 (9) 0.76 (9) 0.86 (2)
GAPDH 1.62 (10) 1.55 (10) 3.14 (10)