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Table 2 Hormones, Metabolites and BP

From: Further decrease in glycated hemoglobin following ingestion of a LoBAG30 diet for 10 weeks compared to 5 weeks in people with untreated type 2 diabetes

  Baseline 5 Week LoBAG30 10 Week LoBAG30 P Value
  Common SI Common SI Common SI  
Albumin 4.4 ± 0.1 g/dl 44 ± 1 g/L 4.8 + 0.1 g/dl 48 ± 1 g/L 4.5 + 0.1 g/dl 45 ± 1 g/L 0.02
Pre-Albumin 21.3 ± 1.1 mg/dl 21.3 ± 1.1 mg/dl 24.1 + 1.9 mg/dl 24.1 + 1.9 mg/dl 22.3 + 1.5 mg/dl 22.3 + 1.5 mg/dl 0.18
TSH 1.67 ± 0.25 μIU/ml 1.67 + 0.25 mU/L 1.46 + 0.20 μIU/ml 1.46 + 0.20 mU/L 1.59 + 0.24 μIU/ml 1.59 + 0.24 mU/L 0.03
Total T3 88.9 ± 4.06 ng/dl 1.37 + 0.06 nM 86.3 + 4.01 ng/dl 1.33 + 0.06 nM 94.0 + 3.51 ng/dl 1.44 + 0.05 nM 0.04
Free T4 0.97 ± 0.08 ng/dl 12.5 + 1.03 pM 0.97 + 0.03 ng/dl 12.5 + 0.39 pM 0.93 + 0.05 ng/d 12.0 + 0.64 pM 0.20
B 12 316 ± 45 pg/ml 223 + 33 pM 346 + 49 pg/ml 255 + 36 pM 336 + 53 pg/ml 248 + 39 pM 0.37
Folate 14.9 ± 1.5 ng/ml 33.8 + 3.40 nM 14.9 + 1.5 ng/ml 33.8 + 3.39 nM 13.3 + 1.3 ng/ml 30.1 + 2.95 nM 0.09
Homocysteine 138 ± 13.0 μg/dl 10.2 + 0.96 μM 146 + 10.4 μg/dl 10.8 + 0.77 μM 139 + 18.0 μg/dl 10.3 + 1.33 μM 0.24
Creatinine 1.0 ± 0.03 mg/dl 88.4 + 2.65 μM 1.0 + 0.04 mg/dl 88.4 + 3.54 μM 1.0 + 0.04 mg/dl 88.4 + 3.54 μM 0.09
Growth Hormone 0.2 ± 0.03 ng/ml 0.2 ± 0.03 μg/L 0.2 ± 0.06 ng/ml 0.2 ± 0.06 μg/L 0.3 ± 0.10 ng/ml 0.3 ± 0.10 μg/L 0.16
Renin 0.83 ± 0.34 ng/ml 0.83 ± 0.34 ng/ml 0.99 ± 0.37 ng/ml 0.99 ± 0.37 ng/ml 1.18 ± 0.75 ng/ml 1.18 ± 0.75 ng/ml 0.29
Lipids        
Total Cholesterol 161 ± 11.8 mg/dl 4.2 ± 0.31 mM 159 ± 16.2 mg/dl 4.1 ± 0.42 mM 156 ± 12.9 mg/dl 4.0 ± 0.33 mM 0.96
LDL-Cholesterol 97 ± 8.5 mg/dl 2.5 ± 0.22 mM 105 ± 14.0 mg/dl 2.7 ± 0.36 mM 103 ± 11.3 mg/dl 2.7 ± 0.29 mM 0.88
HDL-Cholesterol 32 ± 1.7 mg/dl 0.8 ± 0.04 mM 31 ± 0.8 mg/dl 0.8 ± 0.02 mM 32 ± 1.7 mg/dl 0.8 ± 0.04 mM 0.93
BP        
Blood Pressure (s)   135 ± 4.1 mm Hg   135 ± 5.3 mm Hg   136 ± 4.0 mm Hg 0.99
Blood Pressure (d)   82 ± 2.6 mm Hg   82 ± 3.6 mm Hg   74 ± 2.9 mm Hg 0.15
  1. n = 8