TABLE 3

Lipoprotein profile

ControlLI–IGF-I−/−
VLDL (mmol/l)0.10 ± 0.030.13 ± 0.03
LDL (mmol/l)0.46 ± 0.060.66 ± 0.07*
HDL (mmol/l)3.00 ± 0.084.23 ± 0.28
  • Data are means ± SEM. Samples were obtained from pooled male and female 8-month-old mice. Asterisks indicate probability level of random difference between groups by Students t test, n = 8 in each group.

  • *

    * P < 0.05,

  • P < 0.01 for LI–IGF-I−/− versus control.