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Table 2 Various parameters of NPD and HFD fed rats

From: Increased contractile responses to 5-hydroxytryptamine and Angiotensin II in high fat diet fed rat thoracic aorta

Parameter NPD fed HFD fed
Body weight (gm) 259.2 ± 5.3 315.0 ± 6.5***
plasma glucose (mg/dl) 87.5 ± 2.5 111.0 ± 0.9***
Plasma triglycerides (mg/dl) 41.3 ± 1.7 89.7 ± 7.2***
Plasma cholesterol (mg/dl) 48.9 ± 3.7 87.5 ± 2.6***
Plasma Insulin (ng/ml) 1.90 ± 0.15 3.05 ± 0.21*
pD 2 of 5-HT 5.74 ± 0.09 6.00 ± 0.06
E max of 5-HT 30.0 ± 1.8 49.0 ± 2.0**
pD 2 of Ang II 7.69 ± 0.08 7.31 ± 0.18
E max of Ang II 25.0 ± 3.4 34.0 ± 3.0*
  1. Each point is represented as mean ± SEM *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01 and ***p < 0.001 Vs NPD fed group