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Table 6 Bile acid profiles in bile in C57BL/6 J mice after 16 weeks (n = 5)

From: Medium-chain fatty acids decrease serum cholesterol via reduction of intestinal bile acid reabsorption in C57BL/6J mice

BAs in bile (mmol/L) CR-MCT CR-LCT CR
CA 92.00 ± 16.05a,b 71.42 ± 8.00 62.29 ± 6.70
CDCA 3.65 ± 0.48a,b 2.38 ± 0.27 2.50 ± 0.66
TCA 1.53 ± 0.22 1.43 ± 1.00 1.73 ± 0.62
TCDCA 2.97 ± 0.77a,b 2.04 ± 0.38 1.85 ± 0.25
GCA 1.75 ± 1.05 1.70 ± 0.57 1.52 ± 0.10
GCDCA 0.56 ± 0.07a,b 0.23 ± 0.05 0.25 ± 0.03
Total Primary BAs 102.47 ± 17.51a,b 79.19 ± 6.75 70.13 ± 7.51
DCA 0.67 ± 0.09 0.71 ± 0.04 0.66 ± 0.13
LCA 2.03 ± 0.11 1.90 ± 0.28 1.97 ± 0.10
UDCA 0.30 ± 0.05 0.27 ± 0.04 0.27 ± 0.05
TLCA 0.12 ± 0.02 0.14 ± 0.02 0.14 ± 0.02
TDCA 0.13 ± 0.04 0.11 ± 0.03 0.10 ± 0.03
GDCA 0.89 ± 0.13 0.95 ± 0.22 0.97 ± 0.18
Total Secondary BAs 4.14 ± 0.20 4.09 ± 0.44 4.11 ± 0.24
Total BAs 106.61 ± 17.68a,b 83.28 ± 6.67 74.25 ± 7.39
  1. aP < 0.05, versus CR-LCT group
  2. bP < 0.05, versus CR group