Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 Fatty acid composition (wt%) of total lipids of rat liver at a 30 day high-fat load

From: Effect of the prolonged high-fat diet on the fatty acid metabolism in rat blood and liver

Fatty acid Control Experiment
14:0 0.60 ± 0.09 0.53 ± 0.02
15:0 0.36 ± 0.05 0.33 ± 0.02
16:0 19.08 ± 0.59 *25.10 ± 1.45
18:0 10.42 ± 1.04 **5.80 ± 0.45
18:1n-9 16.32 ± 1.13 ***33.90 ± 0.9
18:1n-7 2.76 ± 0.22 3.40 ± 0.32
18:2n-6 15.08 ± 1.05 *13.20 ± 0.63
18:3n-6 0.15 ± 0.09 *0.38 ± 0.02
18:3n-3 0.32 ± 0.02 0.27 ± 0.09
18:4n-3 0.02 ± 0.02 ***0.15 ± 0.05
20:2n-6 0.14 ± 0.02 ***0.65 ± 0.05
20:3n-6 0.82 ± 0.04 **1.33 ± 0.07
20:4n-6 11.72 ± 1.05 ***4.20 ± 0.26
20:5n-3 1.25 ± 0.05 ***0.50 ± 0.02
22:4n-6 0.10 ± 0.06 0.23 ± 0.09
22:5n-3 1.54 ± 0.10 ***0.75 ± 0.05
22:6n-3 10.34 ± 0.30 ***4.53 ± 0.43
  1. Mean ± m, n = 10.
  2. Note: Asterisks indicate significant differences of fatty acid contents between rats from experimental group and control: *for P < 0.05; **for P < 0.01; ***for P < 0.001.