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Table 1 HESc reduces fat accumulation without interfering with hepatic lipid profile of MSG-obese rats

From: Syzygium cumini (L.) Skeels improves metabolic and ovarian parameters in female obese rats with malfunctioning hypothalamus-pituitary-gonadal axis

  CTRL MSG MSG-Syz
Morphometric features
 Weight (g) 218.2 ± 6.67 181.7 ± 11.10a 161.1 ± 3.66a
 Naso-anal length (cm) 19.71 ± 0.088 17.91 ± 0.269a 17.54 ± 0.102a
 Retroperitoneal fat pads (g/100 g) 0.998 ± 0.078 3.470 ± 0.497a 2.283 ± 0.279a. b
 Periovarian fat pads (g/100 g) 1.887 ± 0.126 4.008 ± 0.547a 3.964 ± 0.491a
 Ovary (g/100 g) 0.073 ± 0.0049 0.052 ± 0.0055a 0.059 ± 0.0024a
 Uterus (g/100 g) 0.292 ± 0.016 0.219 ± 0.024a 0.192 ± 0.014a
 Liver (g/100 g) 3.41 ± 0.082 2.91 ± 0.131a 2.99 ± 0.210a
Hepatic lipid profile
 Total fat (mg/g Liver) 290.9 ± 38.27 298.4 ± 27.92 266.4 ± 42.49
 Total Cholesterol (mg/g Liver) 2.20 ± 0.12 2.21 ± 0.07 2.16 ± 0.22
 Triglycerides (mg/g Liver) 4.82 ± 0.21 8.32 ± 2.09 6.07 ± 0.73
  1. Results expressed as mean ± S.E.M. n = 7–9. (p < 0.05)
  2. a: vs CTRL; b: vs MSG