Table 1. Serum parameters in male ghrl +/+ and ghrl -/- mice maintained on standard chow in both nonfasted and fasted states
Nonfasted
Fasted
Parameter Ghrl+/+ Nonfasted Ghrl-/- Nonfasted Ghrl+/+ Fasted Ghrl-/- Fasted
GH, ng/ml 10.0 ± 1.02 8.9 ± 0.45 No data No data
Glucose, mg/dl 303 ± 25 326 ± 43 188 ± 10 206 ± 10
Insulin, ng/ml 0.77 ± 0.17 0.55 ± 0.09 0.61 ± 0.25 0.53 ± 0.12
Triglycerides, mg/dl 113 ± 17 104 ± 4 64 ± 6 56 ± 3
Cholesterol, mg/dl 132 ± 17 121 ± 10 86 ± 6 82 ± 8
NEFA, meq/liter 1.33 ± 0.25 1.02 ± 0.10 0.83 ± 0.03 0.72 ± 0.09