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Table 3 At the end of the experiment, serum and heart total FFA and total TG in CON and DM groups (n = 12)

From: Reduction of n-3 PUFAs, specifically DHA and EPA, and enhancement of peroxisomal beta-oxidation in type 2 diabetic rat heart

  Serum (μmol/ml) Heart (μmol/g prot)
CON DM CON DM
total FFA 0.58 ± 0.11 1.56 ± 0.08* 0.29 ± 0.05 0.49 ± 0.11*
total TG 3.75 ± 1.68 18.18 ± 4.12* 0.75 ± 0.14 1.84 ± 0.42*
  1. Data represent the means ± SD. * P < 0.01 vs. CON. FFA: free fatty acid; TG: triacylglycerol.