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Table 2 Biochemical variables of the male and female groups at the 90th day

From: Effects of moderate intensity endurance training vs. high intensity interval training on weight gain, cardiorespiratory capacity, and metabolic profile in postnatal overfed rats

  Males  
CLSed RLSed RLEnd RLHIIT
Blood glucose (mg/dL) 168.97 ± 26.76 192.83 ± 12.32a 169.57 ± 26.22* 163.82 ± 17.59#
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) 63.8 ± 10.63 70.09 ± 11.69 67.95 ± 8.95 70.84 ± 8.56
HDL (mg/dL) 56.53 ± 8.93 61.50 ± 9.53 61.48 ± 7.96 63.00 ± 7.05
LDL (mg/dL) 9.86 ± 1.66 9.83 ± 1.42 10.41 ± 2.88 9.55 ± 2.57
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 30.91 ± 10.09 42.07 ± 13.83 33.66 ± 15.80 36.81 ± 11.55
  Females  
CLSed RLSed RLEnd RLHIIT
Blood glucose (mg/dL) 168.59 ± 15.33 166.06 ± 13.15 149.22 ± 21.55* 153.92 ± 7.09
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) 70.82 ± 4.80 71.54 ± 6.18 67.28 ± 11.78 62.22 ± 7.67
HDL (mg/dL) 64.77 ± 6.41 56.88 ± 5.86b 60.73 ± 10.83 61.95 ± 4.22
LDL (mg/dL) 7.70 ± 1.50 8.79 ± 2.68 7.24 ± 1.58 6.30 ± 1.51#
Triglycerides (mg/dL) 26.18 ± 4.82 30.40 ± 5.51 27.67 ± 5.62 25.47 ± 2.27
  1. Results are presented as means and standard deviations. A total of 10 rats were used from both groups for all parameters
  2. *, #Significant difference compared to NRSed (p < 0.05)
  3. a, bSignificant difference compared to CLSed (p < 0.05)