TABLE 1

Plasma total cholesterol, TG, FFA, glucose, and insulin concentrations measured in overnight-fasted muscle-specific LPL-overexpressing and control (wild-type) mice

MousenBody weight (g)Total cholesterol (mmol/l)TG (mmol/l)FFA (mmol/l)Glucose (mmol/l)Insulin (pmol/l)
Wild-type830.6 ± 2.12.6 ± 0.60.70 ± 0.31.1 ± 0.25.7 ± 1.353 ± 15
LPL-TG628.6 ± 2.71.4 ± 0.4*0.12 ± 0.13∗0.9 ± 0.26.1 ± 0.997 ± 11∗
  • Data are means ± SD. LPL-TG, LPL-overexpressing transgenic mice.

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    * P < 0.05 vs. wild-type, as assessed by the Mann-Whitney U test.