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Table 1 Food intake, and body and organ weights in 16 week old rats

From: Long-term effect of early postnatal overnutrition on insulin resistance and serum fatty acid profiles in male rats

  NL(n = 10) SL(n = 10)
Food intak (g/d) 28.67 ± 2.07 29.83 ± 2.32
Body weight (BW) (g) 464.8 ± 22.4 534.8 ± 35.8***
Organ weights   
Liver (g) 11.4 ± 0.8 13.0 ± 1.0**
Epididymal fat pad (g) 6.1 ± 1.0 8.5 ± 1.8**
Perirenal fat pad (g) 10.9 ± 2.9 13.0 ± 2.7
Gastrocnemius (g) 5.9 ± 0.4 6.4 ± 0.3**
Liver/BW (%) 2.33 ± 0.16 2.43 ± 0.12
Epididymal fat/BW (%) 1.24 ± 0.14 1.58 ± 0.28*
Perirenal fat/BW (%) 2.20 ± 0.48 2.42 ± 0.43
Gastrocnemius/BW (%) 1.20 ± 0.04 1.21 ± 0.07
  1. Values are mean ± S.E.M. (n = 10, 4 litters from each group). NL: normal litter; SL: small litter, * P < 0.05, ** P < 0.01, *** P < 0.001