TABLE 1

Absolute values and variability (indicated by SD) as prevailing under control conditions in the various experimental settings (pooled control data)

Mean ± SDn
Skeletal muscle homogenates (μmol NADH converted · g tissue−1 · min−1)30.47 ± 4.87138
Liver homogenates (μmol NADH converted · g tissue−1 · min−1)30.61 ± 7.71115
Isolated mitochondria, glutamate + malate
 State 4 respiration (nmol O · mg protein−1 · min−1)18.9 ± 5.910
 State 3 respiration (nmol O · mg protein−1 · min−1)79.7 ± 23.210
 Respiratory control4.26 ± 0.2110
 ADP-to-oxygen ratio (mol/mol)2.27 ± 0.1510
Isolated mitochondria, succinate + rotenone
 State 4 respiration (nmol O · mg protein−1 · min−1)46.8 ± 9.410
 State 3 respiration (nmol O · mg protein−1 · min−1)117.3 ± 22.910
 Respiratory control2.52 ± 0.2310
 ADP-to-oxygen ratio (mol/mol)1.37 ± 0.0710
Soleus muscle strips
 Glucose oxidation (μmol · g−1 · h−1)2.38 ± 0.7766
 CO2 production from palmitate (nmol · g−1 · h−1)115 ± 3439
 Lactate release (μmol · g−1 · h−1)19.2 ± 3.345
3H-2-deoxy-glucose transport (cpm · g−1 · h−1)852 ± 19654
 Glycogen synthesis (μmol · g−1 · h−1)2.79 ± 0.7566
 Glycogen content (μmol glucosyl units/g)10.7 ± 2.566