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Table 2 Body weight and plasma biochemical parameters in sedentary (S) and exercise-trained (Ex) wild-type (WT) and LDLr knockout mice (LDLr−/−)

From: Aerobic exercise training protects against endothelial dysfunction by increasing nitric oxide and hydrogen peroxide production in LDL receptor-deficient mice

  WT S WT Ex LDLr−/− S LDLr−/− Ex
Initial body weight (g) 25 ± 0.2 (20) 25 ± 0.5 (20) 24 ± 0.6 (20) 24 ± 0.2 (20)
Final body weight (g) 26 ± 0.3 (20) 24 ± 0.4* (20) 26 ± 0.8 (20) 23 ± 0.5# (20)
CHOL (mg/dL) 82 ± 4 (13) 92 ± 6 (9) 262 ± 14* (16) 279 ± 15$ (14)
TG (mg/dL) 54 ± 4 (11) 49 ± 6 (7) 151 ± 11* (11) 147 ± 9$ (10)
Glucose (mg/dL) 110 ± 6 (7) 90 ± 5 (7) 114 ± 11 (7) 107 ± 6 (7)
  1. Data are mean ± SEM. The number of animals is in parentheses
  2. CHOL total cholesterol; TG triacylglycerol
  3. Two-way ANOVA: * p < 0.05 vs. WT S; # p < 0.05 vs. LDLr−/− S; $ p < 0.05 vs. WT Ex