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Table 1 Body weight, blood pressure and biochemical determinations in blood

From: Energy restriction, exercise and atorvastatin treatment improve endothelial dysfunction and inhibit miRNA-155 in the erectile tissue of the aged rat.

  C HF HF/ER HF/ER/S HF/ER/S/Ex
Final body weight (g) 748.6 ± 33.8 888.8 ± 91.4 681.6 ± 16.1 584.4 ± 8.3*,#,+ 605.6 ± 15.2*,+
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 104.2 ± 2.0 128.6 ± 1.5 133.5 ± 6.3 130.3 ± 7.2* 104.6 ± 1.3#,+,$
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 90.8 ± 3.4 103.6 ± 2.2 83.5 ± 5.6 79.3 ± 2.3# 82.8 ± 8.2
Glycemia (mg/dL) 105.2 ± 12.4 135.8 ± 5.4 111.0 ± 5.7# 129.5 ± 5.7 94.0 ± 2.8#
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) 104.0 ± 13.6 167.4 ± 20.3* 161.5 ± 12.9* 124.5 ± 10.4+ 88.2 ± 9.5#,+
HDL-c (mg/dL) 62.4 ± 7.5 85.4 ± 8.6 82.8 ± 4.3* 46.0 ± 10.8#,+ 46.8 ± 5.4#,+
LDL-c (mg/dL) 28.0 ± 11.0 40.6 ± 8.3 51.8 ± 10.7 33.3 ± 5.5 38.6 ± 3.1
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 155.3 ± 27.3 207.2 ± 40.8 150.0 ± 16.4 106.8 ± 4.6*,# 71.0 ± 5.2#,+,$
CRP (mg/L) 3.6 ± 0.5 8.4 ± 1.0* 3.6 ± 1.1# 1.8 ± 0.2*,#,+ 2.4 ± 0.1*,#
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SEM. Data relative to groups C, HF and HF/ER were previously published [7]
  2. C: controls; HF: high-fat; HF/ER: high fat/energy restriction; HF/ER/S: high-fat/energy restriction/statin;: high-fat/energy restriction/statin/exercise
  3. *p < 0.05 vs C, # p < 0.05 vs HF, + p < 0.05 vs HF/ER, $p < 0.05 vs HF/ER/S