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Table 4 Effect of purpurin on the liver

From: Anti-adipogenic and anti-obesity activities of purpurin in 3T3-L1 preadipocyte cells and in mice fed a high-fat diet

 SDHFDHFD 40HFD 80
Liver weight (g)1.05 ± 0.08c1.57 ± 0.08a1.23 ± 0.15b1.07 ± 0.02c
Triglyceride (mg/liver)20.8 ± 1.9d69.4 ± 5.0a36.5 ± 3.5b28.16 ± 0.75c
Total cholesterol (mg/liver)2.86 ± 0.18b7.25 ± 0.93a3.80 ± 0.42b3.00 ± 0.11b
GOT (IU/mL)6.7 ± 1.3c87.9 ± 4.9a23.9 ± 3.8b18.4 ± 2.2b
GPT (IU/mL)11.7 ± 2.0c85.5 ± 2.8a31.3 ± 2.6b25.8 ± 2.1b
  1. Data are expressed as the mean ± SD of 10 mice experiments. Values sharing a common letter are not significantly different at p < 0.05