Table 2

Cecal fresh weight, dry weight, and water content

HFD (n = 5)SPI (n = 5)GP-SPI (n = 5)
Fresh weight (g)0.20 ± 0.04b0.21 ± 0.04b0.35 ± 0.05a
Dry weight (g)0.06 ± 0.02a0.07 ± 0.01a0.09 ± 0.02a
Water weight (g)0.14 ± 0.02b0.14 ± 0.03b0.26 ± 0.04a
  • Data are expressed as mean and SD. One-way ANOVA followed by Tukey HSD test. Different letter superscripts indicate significant difference between diet groups (P < 0.05). HSD, honestly significantly different.