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Table 2 Effect of CLE on diet intake, body weight, and different organs weights in db/db mice

From: Caulerpa lentillifera extract ameliorates insulin resistance and regulates glucose metabolism in C57BL/KsJ-db/db mice via PI3K/AKT signaling pathway in myocytes

Groups Body weight (g)/mice Diet intake (g)/mice Liver (g)/mice Muscle (g)/mice Epididymal fat (g)/mice
Normal 27.3 ± 0.6 3.2 ± 0.2 1.01 ± 0.08 0.38 ± 0.02 1.08 ± 0.07
Control 46.0 ± 0.8## 5.2 ± 1.8## 3.23 ± 0.36## 0.16 ± 0.01## 1.92 ± 0.09##
CLE-250 44.3 ± 1.6 5.1 ± 0.2 2.98 ± 0.19 0.19 ± 0.01* 1.84 ± 0.12
CLE-500 45.2 ± 1.6 5.2 ± 0.3 3.21 ± 0.17 0.22 ± 0.01** 1.86 ± 0.03
RSG-10 53.3 ± 1.5** 6.2 ± 0.2 4.13 ± 0.11** 0.22 ± 0.01** 2.21 ± 0.05*
  1. Each value represents the mean ± SE, n = 7 mice. ## p < 0.01, control group versus normal group; * p < 0.05 and ** p < 0.01, control group versus sample treated groups. CLE-250, db/db mice treated with C. lentillifera extract at 250 mg/kg body weight, CLE-500, db/db mice treated with C. lentillifera extract at 500 mg/kg body weight, RSG-10, db/db mice treated with rosiglitazone at 10 mg/kg body weight.