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Table 1 Body and white adipose tissue weight of male and female control and restricted offspring

From: Gender-specific effects of intrauterine growth restriction on the adipose tissue of adult rats: a proteomic approach

  Male Female
Control (16) Restricted (17) Control (14) Restricted (14)
BW at birth (g) 6.08 ± 0.11 4.84 ± 0.12*** 5.69 ± 0.14 4.80 ± 0.13***
BW at weaning (g) 85.44 ± 2.32 76.05 ± 2.52** 79.83 ± 2.15 70.24 ± 2.68**
BW at 4-months (g) 390.5 ± 7.2 385.4 ± 10.6 234.9 ± 3.3 227.2 ± 4.2
BW gain (g) 263.6 ± 8.4 271.2 ± 10.8 121.2 ± 4.8 127.2 ± 5.5
Retroperitoneal (g/100 g bw) 1.15 ± 0.11 1.24 ± 0.11 0.80 ± 0.06 0.95 ± 0.06
Mesenteric (g/100 g bw) 0.91 ± 0.07 0.98 ± 0.07 1.01 ± 0.05 1.19 ± 0.04**
Gonadal 1.31 ± 0.11 1.50 ± 0.08 2.46 ± 0.19 3.0 ± 0.17*
Total weight (g/100 g bw) 3.37 ± 0.28 3.72 ± 0.23 4.27 ± 0.28 5.22 ± 0.22*
  1. Data are means ± SEM; (number of animals)
  2. BW body weight, g/100 g bw grams/100 g of body weight, Total weight sum of retroperitoneal, mesenteric and gonaldal fat pads
  3. *p < 0.01 vs. control
  4. **p < 0.01 vs. control
  5. ***p < 0.001 vs. control