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Table 2 Morphometric parameters

From: Low fish oil intake improves insulin sensitivity, lipid profile and muscle metabolism on insulin resistant MSG-obese rats

Group Lee index Weight (g) Food consumption (g/100 g) Epididymal AT (g/100 g) Retroperitoneal AT (g/100 g)
C 314.00 ± 2.89 367.50 ± 7.50 7.27 ± 0.11 0.85 ± 0.06 0.96 ± 0.10
FO 314.7 ± 2.44 371.70 ± 6.70 7.03 ± 0.11 1.00 ± 0.05 1.10 ± 0.07
CO 313.00 ± 2.17 375.00 ± 6.31 7.18 ± 0.15 0.89 ± 0.06 1.02 ± 0.09
Ob 326.60 ± 4.19* 311.00 ± 8.14* 7.16 ± 0.19 2.06 ± 0.15* 2.45 ± 0.12*
ObFO 332.00 ± 3.87 310.00 ± 10.19 6.73 ± 0.16 2.02 ± 0.12 2.50 ± 0.13
ObCO 325.40 ± 2.74 312.90 ± 7.10 6.96 ± 0.18 2.13 ± 0.13 2.70 ± 0.14
  1. Animals with 120 days of age. * when compared to control (C) group