TABLE 3

Muscle enzyme activities

Control
Type 2 diabetes
UntrainedTrainedUntrainedTrained
CS84 ± 790 ± 7*70 ± 570 ± 5
HAD124 ± 7127 ± 6119 ± 6120 ± 9
LDH840 ± 62922 ± 75966 ± 931,069 ± 185
  • All units are μmol·min−1·g−1 dry weight of muscle tissue. Muscle biopsies were obtained from the trained and the untrained leg after 6 weeks of strength training with one leg in 10 patients with type 2 diabetes and in 7 matched healthy control subjects.

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    * Different from corresponding leg in type 2 subjects (P < 0.05).