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Table 4 Biochemical parameters in studied groups

From: Signaling mechanisms of a water soluble curcumin derivative in experimental type 1 diabetes with cardiomyopathy

  Control (n = 7) Control + NCD (n = 10) Diabetic (n = 6) Diabetic + NCD (n = 8) Diabetic + pure curcumin (n = 10) Diabetic + ZnPP (n = 8) Diabetic + ZnPP + NCD (n = 8)
Plasma glucose (mg/dL) 92 ± 6.9 91 ± 5.9 307* ± 31.4 183*§ ± 21.2 192*§ ± 6.4 342*§ ± 25.5 217*§#• ± 20.5
Plasma insulin (μg/L) 1.10 ± 0.19 1.58*§ ± 0.36 0.47* ± 0.18 0.80*§ ± 0.22 0.71*§ ± 0.17 0.29*§ ± 0.12 0.60*#• ± 0.09
Glycated hemoglobin (%) 5.4 ± 0.7 5.5 ± 0.7 13.0* ± 1.0 11.3*§ ± 0.7 11.0*§ ± 1.4 12.6* ± 1.3 11.8* ± 0.5
  1. Results are presented as mean ± SD.
  2. *Values differ significantly from control (p < 0.05). #Values differ significantly from Diabetic + NCD (p < 0.05).
  3. §Values differ significantly from diabetic (p < 0.05). • Values differ significantly from Diabetic + ZnPP (p < 0.05).