Body weight gain and length growth between PND 0 to 21. Body weight gain (g) (A) and body length growth (cm) of Control (n = 10), STZ hyperglycemic (n = 6), and STZ normoglycemic (n = 6) rats. (B) Values expressed as mean ± standard error of mean. (A) and (B). Significant time effect, p < .001. (B) # trend toward significance of a time and group interaction effect, p = 0.064 (ANOVA followed by Tukey’s test).