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Table 5 Effect of purpurin on white adipose tissue (WAT) weight, morphometry, and triglyceride contents

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
WAT weight (g)0.40 ± 0.07c2.03 ± 0.21a2.00 ± 0.54a1.41 ± 0.46b
Triglyceride (mg/WAT)5.17 ± 0.21d54.3 ± 1.0a47.9 ± 1.2b25.34 ± 0.28c
Diameter of adipose cells (μm)247 ± 47d654 ± 17a528 ± 35b364 ± 36c
  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