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Table 7 FST outcomes, serotonin and catecholamines in plasma

From: Markers of neuroprotection of combined EPA and DHA provided by fish oil are higher than those of EPA (Nannochloropsis) and DHA (Schizochytrium) from microalgae oils in Wistar rats

  Milk Fat Fish Oil Nanno Schyzo Significance
Mean SE Mean SE Mean SE Mean SE  
Climbing (s) 59.5 9.75 75.5 10.1 57.0 14.0 68.3 14.2 0.628
Swimming (s) 119 20.1 125 24.3 82.1 13.3 135 18.7 0.110
Floating (s) 58.4ab 8.37 37.7b 5.82 78.9a 14.2 67.8a 6.41 0.006
Immobile (s) 67.7ab 19.1 58.8ab 21.3 76.0a 13.5 24.8b 6.36 0.006
Total Movement (s) 179 21.7 200 26.1 150 22.7 208 10.3 0.137
Total Immobile (s) 126 21.4 104 25.8 155 22.6 96.7 9.96 0.125
Serotonin (μg/l) 76.3 32.8 21.4 9.73 49.9 13.9 114 41.1 0.061
Noradrenalin (ng/l) 1257 89.1 1377 128 1442 152 1806 184 0.082
Adrenalin (ng/l) 1826b 402 3098ab 561 4117ab 1296 4889a 904 0.016
Dopamine (ng/l) 78.9ab 18.4 115a 23.5 43.1b 10.5 58.9ab 14.4 0.047
  1. n = 8 per group. a,b,c Means in the same row with different superscripts are statistically different (PDIFF adjust Tukey, P < 0.05)