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Table 1 Effect of age and the treatment of Rosiglitazone on body weight, average arterial pressure, blood glucose, and triglycerides.

From: Rosiglitazone reverses endothelial dysfunction but not remodeling of femoral artery in Zucker diabetic fatty rats

  11 weeks 19 weeks 19 weeks
Determination Lean ZDF Lean ZDF Veihcle Rosi
Number of Animals 6 7 6 6 6 6
Age of Animal (weeks) 11.8 ± 1.2 11.3 ± 0.9 19.7 ± 1.5 19.2 ± 1.1 19.6 ± 1.5 19.3 ± 1.2
Average Pressure (mmHg) 69.2 ± 8.9 71.7 ± 9.3 72.2 ± 9.7 74.8 ± 11.6 71.9 ± 10.3 73.9 ± 11.8
Body Weight (grams) 339 ± 38 369 ± 35 382 ± 35 401 ± 37* 403 ± 29* 423 ± 33*
Glucose (mg/dl) 112.8 ± 16.1 457.8 ± 35.9* 116.3 ± 15.0 431.4 ± 30.3* 472.0 ± 46.0* 445.6 ± 48.8*
Triglyceride (mg/dl) 108.3 ± 11.9 583.4 ± 49.5* 121.8 ± 16.5 602.6 ± 59.7* 609.1 ± 79.7* 613.1 ± 46.5*
  1. Notes: Lean: Zucker lean rats. ZDF: Zucker diabetic fatty rats. Rosi: rosiglitazone treated. * p < 0.05 compared with lean rats.