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Table 1 Biometric and biochemical parameters

From: Cardiospecific CD36 suppression by lentivirus-mediated RNA interference prevents cardiac hypertrophy and systolic dysfunction in high-fat-diet induced obese mice

Phenotypic variables N-mock N-CD36 O-mock O-CD36
Body weight (g) 27.00 ± 1.00 26.90 ± 0.97 33.30 ± 0.95*a 32.80 ± 0.89*a
Alanine aminotransferase (U/L) 31.00 ± 2.93 33.25 ± 3.73 33.25 ± 3.96 34.50 ± 4.63
Aspartate transaminase (U/L) 112.00 ± 20.67 116.75 ± 19.02 118.38 ± 12.83 118.13 ± 14.75
Alkaline phosphatase (U/L) 86.25 ± 17.39 92.50 ± 8.77 104.25 ± 11.85 100.75 ± 14.75
Albumin (g/L) 27.75 ± 1.06 28.70 ± 1.04 25.70 ± 1.55*a 26.63 ± 1.54a
Blood urea nitrogen (mmol/L) 11.10 ± 0.34 12.51 ± 1.37 13.66 ± 2.25* 10.44 ± 2.31b
Creatinine (μmol/L) 10.75 ± 0.46 12.50 ± 1.77 14.38 ± 3.42* 10.13 ± 1.96b
Fasting serum glucose (mmol/L) 4.93 ± 0.29 4.76 ± 1.26 6.63 ± 1.84*a 6.42 ± 1.32*a
Total cholesterol (mmol/L) 2.01 ± 0.11 2.15 ± 0.13 4.74 ± 0.84*a 4.64 ± 0.79*a
Triglyceride (mmol/L) 0.92 ± 0.14 0.85 ± 0.09 2.38 ± 1.38*a 1.77 ± 0.66
  1. Values are mean ± SD, N = 8-10 for each group
  2. a P < 0.05 vs. N-CD36
  3. b P < 0.05 vs. O-mock
  4. * P < 0.05 vs. N-mock