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Table 1 Sample sizes of rat groups for individual experiments

From: Sympathetic nervous dysregulation in the absence of systolic left ventricular dysfunction in a rat model of insulin resistance with hyperglycemia

   Streptozotocin
  Controls Euglycemic Hyperglycemic
2 Weeks    
   HED* 6 4 4
   HED + Desipramine* 4 3 4
   Western Blot* 3 3 3
   None* 3 5 6
2 Weeks Total 16 16 16
8 Weeks    
   HED* 8 9 14
   HED + Desipramine* 6 6 5
   OGTT + Western Blot* 3 3 3
   Echocardiography* 5 7 8
   Clamp + Histology* 3 5 4
   Indirect Calorimetry* 3 0 3
8 Weeks Total 28 30 37
  1. *Blood samples taken for measurement of biochemistry markers.
  2. Heart samples used for measurement of tissue norepinephrine.