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Table 3 Serum lipid profile and glucose

From: Isocaloric intake of a high-fat diet modifies adiposity and lipid handling in a sex dependent manner in rats

  Male Female  
  Control HF Control HF ANOVA
Triacylglycerols 2.48 ± 0.16 2.08 ± 0.15 2.90 ± 0.41 2.05 ± 0.27 D
Free fatty acids 0.906 ± 0.043 0.665 ± 0.037a 0.928 ± 0.081 0.948 ± 0.046b S, D, SxD
Total cholesterol 1.74 ± 0.12 1.63 ± 0.15 1.50 ± 0.10 1.26 ± 0.14b S
Glucose 8.20 ± 0.27 8.10 ± 0.60 6.62 ± 0.28b 7.00 ± 0.32 S
  1. Values are expressed in mM and are the mean ± S.E.M. of 7 animals per group. ANOVA (p < 0.05): S, sex effect; D, diet effect; SxD, interactive effect; Student's t-test (p < 0.05): aHF vs Control, bFemale vs Male.