TABLE 1

Plasma lipid levels in ob/ob and ob/ob-AM−/− mice

ob/obob/ob-AM−/−
Triglyceride (mg/dl)151.59 ± 12.68121.34 ± 4.61*
Total cholesterol (mg/dl)259.18 ± 16.23219.16 ± 6.54*
Glycerol (mmol/l)0.77 ± 0.040.73 ± 0.05
Free fatty acid (mmol/l)0.97 ± 0.091.31 ± 0.08*
  • Data are means ± SE. Biochemical measurements were performed at 16 weeks of age.