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Table 2 Body weight changes in experimental groups

From: Dietary fatty acid composition alters 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 gene expression in rat retroperitoneal white adipose tissue

  PUFA-diet SFA-diet TFA-diet
  Mean SEM Mean SEM Mean SEM
Initial Body weight (g) 55.5 2.5 55 3.0 54 2.5
Final Body weight (g) 185 2.7a 220 3.5b 195 4.0b
Weight gain (g) 129 3.0a 165 4.5b 145 5.0b
  1. Values are means ± SEM of 8 rats. Statistical significance was taken at P ≤ 0.05 level (by one-way ANOVA). Comparisons were made between the three experimental groups.