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Table 1 The morphometric, metabolic, hormonal and biochemical measurements of the rats following 14 weeks in the groups

From: Endurance exercise training restores diabetes-induced alteration in circulating Glycosylphosphatidylinositol-specific phospholipase D levels in rats

VariablesSCSDTD
Body weight (g)231 ± 17235 ± 24211 ± 44
Length (cm)22 ± 0.7422 ± 0.8521 ± 1.5
BMI0.477 ± 0.020.489 ± 0.070.474 ± 0.03
FBS (mmol/L)6.14 ± 0.5821.72 ± 1.24a16.92 ± 3.35a, b
2hOGTT (mmol/L)6.72 ± 0.6444.21 ± 2.61a30.61 ± 2.21a, b
AUC glucose (mmol/L × 120 min)873 ± 784937 ± 264a3703 ± 115a, b
FIns (μU/mL)31.56 ± 3.48.73 ± 3.42a14.7 ± 3.97a, b
GPLD1 (ng/mL)33.41 ± 3.6548.78 ± 2.78a36.37 ± 4.06b
GPC-4 (ng/mL)2.13 ± 0.192.3 ± 0.332.07 ± 0.37
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SD, and n = 12 for all groups
  2. SC sedentary control group, SD sedentary diabetic group, TD trained diabetic group, BMI body mass index, FBS fasting blood sugar, FIns fasting serum insulin, 2hOGTT 2 h post-glucose load blood glucose, AUC glucose, area under the curve of glucose, GPLD1 glycosylphosphatidylinositol-specific phospholipase D, GPC-4 glypican-4.
  3. ap < 0.001 vs. SC; bp < 0.001 vs. SD