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Table 2 Effect of F. deltoidea and vitexin on serum insulin, HOMA-IR, QUICKI and McAuley index in STZ induced diabetic rats

From: Changes in pancreatic histology, insulin secretion and oxidative status in diabetic rats following treatment with Ficus deltoidea and vitexin

Parameters NC DC DMET DFD DV
Serum insulin (μIU/mL) 4.16 ± 3.03c 1.58 ± 0.16a 1.78 ± 0.34a 2.41 ± 0.08b 1.82 ± 0.03a
Serum TG (mmol/L) 0.31 ± 0.02a 2.38 ± 0.05c 2.88 ± 0.52c 1.57 ± 0.11b 1.11 ± 0.18b
HOMA-IR 0.90 ± 0.21a 2.14 ± 0.03d 1.52 ± 0.12bc 1.71 ± 0.14c 1.36 ± 0.11b
HOMA-B 60.86 ± 14.33b 1.19 ± 0.27a 2.38 ± 1.20a 3.93 ± 0.74a 2.77 ± 0.40a
QUICKI 0.39 ± 0.01d 0.34 ± 0.01a 0.36 ± 0.01bc 0.35 ± 0.02b 0.37 ± 0.02c
McAuley index 13.46 ± 0.42c 9.34 ± 0.33a 8.58 ± 0.95a 9.43 ± 0.30a 11.38 ± 0.53b
  1. Values are mean ± 1 SD for six rats in each group. Values with different superscripts in a row differed significantly at p < 0.05