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Table 1 Maternal metabolic phenotype

From: Critical periods of increased fetal vulnerability to a maternal high fat diet

  C HF C-HF HF-C
N 10 8 5 8
Maternal Weight at Plug Day (g) 35.9 ±1.8A 36.7 ± 1.4A 35.4 ± 2.1A 35.1 ± 2.9A
Maternal Weight at e9.5 (g) 44.3 ± 4.0A 39.6 ± 3.1A 44.3 ± 1.4A 41.7 ± 4.8A
Maternal Weight at Sacrifice (g) 62.6 ± 3.6AB 51.9 ± 2.8B 56.3 ± 1.6AB 64.7 ± 6.1A
Maternal Weight Gain Throughout the Pregnancy (g) 28.3 ± 1.9A 18.2 ± 2.0B 20.9 ± 1.4AB 24.9 ± 3.7AB
Renal Fat (g) 0.6 ± 0.2A 0.6 ± 0.2A 0.5 ± 0.2A 1.3 ± 0.4A
Gonadal Fat (g) 1.1 ± 0.4A 1.3 ± 0.4A 1.4 ± 0.3A 1.9 ± 0.6A
Visceral Fat (g) 1.7 ± 0.6A 1.9 ± 0.6A 1.9 ± 0.6A 3.3 ± 0.9A
Liver (g) 2.3 ± 0.1A 2.2 ± 0.1A 2.3 ± 0.1A 2.5 ± 0.2A
Liver/BW 0.036 ± 0.002A 0.042 ± 0.002A 0.041 ± 0.002A 0.039 ± 0.004A
Heart (g) 0.20 ± 0.02A 0.17 ± 0.02A 0.19 ± 0.02A 0.21 ± 0.01A
Heart/BW 0.0033 ± 0.0002A 0.0033 ± 0.0003A 0.0035 ± 0.0003A 0.0034 ± 0.0003A
Adiponectin (ng/ml) 21.9 ± 2.8AB 20.6 ± 5.1AB 27.4 ± 3.5A 12.5 ± 1.8B
NEFAs (mg/dl) 2.4 ± 0.2B 3.1 ± 0.2A 2.3 ± 0.3AB 1.7 ± 0.3B
Glucose (mg/dl) 127 ± 2A 127 ± 5A 119 ± 5A 134 ± 7A
Insulin (pg/ml) 2.3 ± 0.6A 1.9 ± 0.1A 1.3 ± 0.1A 2.0 ± 0.1A
  1. Data which are significantly different from each other are denoted by different letters (p < 0.02). All data are presented as the mean ± SEM.