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Table 2 Body weight, energy intake and metabolic parameters

From: Differential vascular dysfunction in response to diets of differing macronutrient composition: a phenomenonological study

  Chow Biscuit High-fat
Daily energy intake (kJ/d) 361 ± 15 459 ± 14** 390 ± 13
Body weight gain (g) 299 ± 22 347 ± 15 339 ± 22
Epididymal fat mass (g) 4.5 ± 0.6 7.7 ± 0.8 6.6 ± 2.2
Glucose (mM) 9.8 ± 1.0 8.9 ± 1.7 9.3 ± 1.0
Insulin (μU/ml) 22.2 ± 2.6 21.1 ± 1.2 19.4 ± 1.6
Leptin (ng/ml) 5.3 ± 0.9 6.3 ± 0.3 5.9 ± 0.4
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 89.4 ± 4.8 126.5 ± 10.1* 77.7 ± 3.6
NEFAs (mM) 0.29 ± 0.01 0.34 ± 0.01* 0.40 ± 0.02**
  1. *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01 vs chow