Table 3

Percent adipose tissue as determined by MRI

Mice% adipose tissue
10 weeks1 year
Females
 ArKO17.6  ± 4.4 (5)*64.3  ± 11.0 (19)*
 WT4.9  ± 1.0 (5)42.1  ± 6.7 (9)
Males
 ArKO15.2  ± 2.3 (5)*40.3  ± 3.8 (13)*
 WT7.3  ± 1.7 (5)29.5  ± 3.7 (16)
  • Results are presented as mean ± SEM (n). *, At least P < 0.05 compared to WT.