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Table 1 Effects of the diets on body weight, food intake and tissue weight (Exp.1)

From: Hypolipidemic potential of squid homogenate irrespective of a relatively high content of cholesterol

  Control Squid
Body weight       
 Final (g) 396 ± 14 401 ± 8
 Gain (g/day) 4.40 ± 0.31 4.80 ± 0.10
 Food intake (g/day) 23.5 ± 0.6 20.4 ± 0.6*
Tissue weight       
 Liver weight (g/100 g BW) 4.19 ± 0.15 3.93 ± 0.08
White adipose tissue weight (g/100 g BW)       
 Perirenal 1.88 ± 0.20 0.89 ± 0.06*
 Epididymal 1.14 ± 0.14 1.59 ± 0.16
 Mesenteric 0.98 ± 0.06 0.89 ± 0.06
 Total 3.99 ± 0.30 3.37 ± 0.27
Brown adipose tissue weight (g/100 g BW) 0.142 ± 0.013 0.121 ± 0.009
  1. Data are mean ± SE (n = 6).
  2. *Significantly different from the control group at p < 0.05.