TABLE 2

Effects of various diets on metabolic parameters in C57BL/6J mice

StandardLow fatHigh fat
Body weight (g)27.8 ± 0.3831.6 ± 1.0538.5 ± 1.3*
Body fat (%)15.6 ± 1.3927.03 ± 1.85*34.13 ± 0.6*
Resistin (ng/ml)23.2 ± 0.1637.6 ± 2.83*42.02 ± 2.8*
Leptin (ng/ml)5.74 ± 0.2416.1 ± 2.2*20.4 ± 0.8*
Insulin (ng/ml)1.82 ± 0.43.49 ± 0.76*4.8 ± 0.97*
Glucose (mg/dl)132 ± 7.3195 ± 12.4*202 ± 6.8*
Triglycerides (mg/dl)81.2 ± 2.696.4 ± 5.1*99.4 ± 3.4*
  • Data are means ± SE, n = 12. Male C57Bl/6J mice were fed a standard, low-fat (10%), or high-fat (45%) diet from 4 to 24 weeks.

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    * P < 0.05 vs. standard diet;

  • P < 0.05 vs. low-fat diet.