TABLE 1

Animal characteristics

ControlFFA1TZD + FFA1TZD + FFA2
Body weight (kg)0.300 ± 0.0150.328 ± 0.0120.292 ± 0.0160.324 ± 0.010
Arterial glucose (mmol/l)
 Basal7.9 ± 0.288.3 ± 0.437.7 ± 0.486.9 ± 0.46
 Clamp8.38 ± 0.088.49 ± 0.128.21 ± 0.178.17 ± 0.17
Arterial insulin (nmol/l)
 Clamp6.5 ± 2.47.2 ± 3.47.2 ± 1.38.2 ± 2.7
Basal HGO (mg · kg−1 · min−1)11.9 ± 1.212.4 ± 1.59.3 ± 0.979.1 ± 0.72
  • No significant differences observed between groups.