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Table 1 Changes in serum markers representing liver damage

From: Protein hydrolysate from potato confers hepatic-protection in hamsters against high fat diet induced apoptosis and fibrosis by suppressing Caspase-3 and MMP2/9 and by enhancing Akt-survival pathway

Markers(mg/dL) Control n = 8 HFD
n = 8
LD
n = 8
MD
n = 8
HD
n = 8
PB
n = 8
AST 221 ± 18 267 ± 30 174 ± 22### 177 ± 23### 156 ± 20### 231 ± 34
ALT 84 ± 3 426 ± 67*** 291 ± 43### 271 ± 52### 314 ± 26### 310 ± 46###
  1. HFD High-fat-diet, LD Low-dose APPH (15 mg/kg/day), MD Moderate dose APPH (45 mg/kg/day), HD High-dose APPH (75 mg/kg/day), PB probucol (500 mg/kg/day). *** p < 0.001 when compared with the Control group; ### p < 0.001 when compared with HFD group
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