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Table 1 Serum biochemical assays

From: AMP-activated protein kinase is required for the anti-adipogenic effects of alpha-linolenic acid

  WT AMPKα1 −/− AMPKα2 −/−
HF HF-A HF HF-A HF HF-A
Insulin (ng/mL) 3.23 ± 0.39 1.43 ± 0.13ab 2.87 ± 0.41 2.42 ± 0.28 2.64 ± 0.33 2.55 ± 0.35
Adiponectin (μg/mL) 4.43 ± 0.83 9.73 ± 2.16ab 5.18 ± 1.09 6.29 ± 1.32 5.31 ± 1.53 6.82 ± 2.01
Leptin (ng/mL) 37.5 ± 4.1 22.1 ± 3.7ab 39.9 ± 5.3 36.4 ± 4.1 38.2 ± 6.2 34.1 ± 3.4
  1. Note: The values are means ± SE. aP < 0.05 for difference between different genotypes with HF-A diet; bP < 0.05 for difference between WT mice. HF, mice fed high-fat diet; HF-A, mice fed high-fat diet with ALA.