TABLE 3

Plasma lipid profile of db/db and control mice on LAD and HAD after overnight fast

LAD-fed control miceHAD-fed control miceLAD-fed db/db miceHAD-fed db/db mice
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FFAs (mmol/l)159 ± 16156 ± 15241 ± 12*241 ± 16*
Triglycerides (mg/dl)56 ± 453 ± 6137 ± 9*144 ± 11*
Total cholesterol (mg/dl)99 ± 286 ± 4173 ± 7*110 ± 6*
HDL (mg/dl)43 ± 438 ± 381 ± 7*51 ± 7*
  • Data are means ± SE. Blood samples were collected at week 17 of the study.

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    * P < 0.001, control vs. db/db mice;

  • P < 0.05, LAD- vs. HAD-fed control mice;

  • P < 0.0001, LAD- vs. HAD-fed db/db mice.