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Table 2 Effect of Mukitake diet on growth parameters in C57BL/6J and ob/ob mice

From: Effect of Mukitake mushroom (Panellus serotinus) on the pathogenesis of lipid abnormalities in obese, diabetic ob/ob mice

  Normal Control Mukitake
  C57BL/6J ob/ob  
Triglyceride (mg/dl)    
Total 23.7 ± 2.5 a 54.4 ± 6.2 b 33.2 ± 1.6 a
CM 0.0283 ±0.0170 0.432 ± 0.227 0.205 ± 0.067
VLDL 13.2 ± 2.1 16.8 ± 3.7 11.3 ± 1.4
LDL 8.53 ± 0.45 a 27.0 ± 1.7 b 14.9 ± 0.7 c
HDL 1.89 ± 0.06 a 10.2 ± 1.3 b 6.73 ± 0.46 c
Cholesterol (mg/dl)    
Total 100 ± 5 a 273 ± 6 b 206 ± 7 c
CM 0.0283 ± 0.0048 a 0.252 ± 0.028 b 0.157 ± 0.008 c
VLDL 2.69 ± 0.34 a 12.1 ± 1.5 b 5.74 ± 0.35 c
LDL 10.0 ± 1.0 a 71.1 ± 2.7 b 36.8 ± 1.9 c
HDL 87.2 ± 4.2 a 190 ± 4 b 164 ± 5 c
Atherogenic index    
(VLDL + LDL)/HDL 0.145 ± 0.010 a 0.438 ±0.015 b 0.259 ± 0.005 c
Insulin (ng/ml) 0.886 ± 0.248 a 52.1 ± 13.1 b 56.3 ± 9.8 b
Adiponectin (μg/ml) 29.6 ± 0.6 a 11.6 ± 0.5 b 12.3 ± 0.3 b
  1. Values are expressed as the mean ± standard error for six mice.
  2. abc Different superscripted letters indicate a significant difference at P < 0.05.
  3. CM; chylomicron, VLDL; very-low-density lipoprotein, LDL; low-density lipoprotein, HDL; high-density lipoprotein.