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Table 2 Renal function in Chinese Bama minipigs

From: Preventive effect of Ibrolipim on suppressing lipid accumulation and increasing lipoprotein lipase in the kidneys of diet-induced diabetic minipigs

Parameters Baseline 2 months 4 months 5 months
Urinary microalbumin/creatinine ratio (mg/g)
   CD 12.26 ± 2.54 12.77 ± 3.33 13.52 ± 4.67 12.60 ± 3.27
   HSFD 12.73 ± 3.14 14.16 ± 3.53 25.13 ± 4.65 * 48.08 ± 11.77 **
   HSFD+Ibrolipim 13.18 ± 3.45 12.66 ± 4.01 17.24 ± 5.63 # 24.14 ± 7.99 ##
Plasma creatinine (μmol/l)
   CD 28.56 ± 5.54 28.97 ± 7.44 28.81 ± 6.02 29.69 ± 3.81
   HSFD 26.67 ± 6.53 27.71 ± 6.36 30.76 ± 8.91 33.38 ± 9.10
   HSFD+Ibrolipim 28.77 ± 7.34 30.25 ± 6.17 31.56 ± 7.43 32.19 ± 8.01
Urinary creatinine (mmol/l)
   CD 3.77 ± 0.53 4.08 ± 0.84 4.13 ± 1.00 4.43 ± 0.87
   HSFD 4.05 ± 0.72 4.20 ± 0.92 4.08 ± 0.76 4.71 ± 0.69
   HSFD+Ibrolipim 3.92 ± 0.68 4.17 ± 0.96 4.20 ± 1.01 4.48 ± 0.49
  1. Values are means ± SD, n = 5 in each group; * P < 0.05, ** P < 0.01 vs. CD group; # P < 0.05, ## P < 0.01 vs. HSFD group.