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Table 3 Effect of coenzyme Q10 supplement on the weights of the liver and abdominal fat in SD rats fed 1% of cholesterol diet

From: The effects of coenzyme Q10 supplement on blood lipid indices and hepatic antioxidant defense system in SD rats fed a high cholesterol diet

Items Treatment
No cholesterol Cholesterol (1%) Significance
No CoQ10 CoQ10 (0.5%) No CoQ10 CoQ10 (0.5%)
CON COQ CHO CHCQ Coq Cho C*C
Liver weight, g 11.17 ± 0.94bc 10.41 ± 0.84c 12.27 ± 0.56ab 13.57 ± 0.98a NS * *
Abdominal fat pad, g/100 g BW 1.35 ± 0.49b 1.81 ± 0.14ab 2.00 ± 0.41a 1.96 ± 0.35a NS * NS
  1. Means±SD (n = 6) with different superscript differ among groups (p < 0.05)
  2. NS indicates non-significant, Coq effect of coenzyme Q10, Cho effect of cholesterol, C*C interaction effect between coenzyme Q10 and cholesterol
  3. *Indicates significant difference at p < 0.05