Table 1.

Metabolic parameters of control and atg7 conditional knockout mice

ParametersControlKnockoutP value*
Glucose (mg/dl), fed146.25 ± 12.66150.40 ± 18.310.13
Glucose (mg/dl), fasting 16 hr90.17 ± 27.0296.67 ± 11.890.60
Lactate (mM), fed2.28 ± 0.252.00 ± 0.250.10
Lactate (mM), fasting 16 hr1.48 ± 0.421.67 ± 0.210.34
Cholesterol (mg/ml), fed2.62 ± 0.592.80 ± 0.740.68
Cholesterol (mg/ml), fasting 16 hr2.64 ± 0.471.51 ± 0.460.008
Triglyceride (mg/ml), fed0.85 ± 0.320.42 ± 0.130.01
Triglyceride (mg/ml), fasting 16 hr0.33 ± 0.050.19 ± 0.040.0005
  • *Control: n = 6; Knockout: n = 6. Student's t test.