TABLE 1

Metabolic parameters of fasted wild-type and ERK1−/− mice

Normal diet
High-fat diet
Wild typeKnockoutWild typeKnockout
Blood glucose (mg/dl)104 ± 3962 ± 13.388 ± 963 ± 11.9
Triglycerides (mg/dl)134 ± 34.7171 ± 64175 ± 39.7165 ± 41.3
Free fatty acids (mmol/l)0.73 ± 0.240.58 ± 0.170.71 ± 0.130.61 ± 0.08
  • Each value represents the means ± SE of five to six mice after an overnight fast. No significant difference was observed between wild-type and knockout mice.