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Table 1 Effect of exercise training and detraining in normotensive rats

From: The beneficial effects of exercise in rodents are preserved after detraining: a phenomenon unrelated to GLUT4 expression

  SN TN DN1 DN2
  Initial Final Initial Final Initial Final Initial Final
BW(g) 300 ± 10 354 ± 29† 291 ± 19 363 ± 16† 288 ± 13 357 ± 17† 294 ± 12 366 ± 20†
BP(mmHg) 119 ± 9 121 ± 6 121 ± 11 117 ± 7 123 ± 7 118 ± 5 116 ± 12 113 ± 7
kITT(%/min) 4.1 ± 0.4 3.9 ± 0.4 3.9 ± 0.7 4.2 ± 0.5 4.0 ± 0.6 3.8 ± 0.5 4.1 ± 0.4 4.0 ± 0.3
ET (km/h) 1.2 ± 0.2 1.3 ± 0.2 1.3 ± 0.2 2.4 ± 0.3*† 1.3 ± 0.2 2.0 ± 0.3*† 1.2 ± 0.1 2.2 ± 0.3*†
  1. SN = sedentary normotensive, TN = trained normotensive, DN1 = 1-week-detrained normotensives, DN2 = 2-week-detrained normotensives. BW = body weight, BP = blood pressure, kITT = glucose decay constant rate during insulin tolerance test, ET = maximal velocity in the exercise test. n = 8 for all groups. * p < 0.05 vs. S, † p < 0.05 vs. baseline. Repeated measures ANOVA (Tukey's post-hoc test).