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Table 1 General characteristics of rats in Con and T2DM

From: Metformin regulates atrial SK2 and SK3 expression through inhibiting the PKC/ERK signaling pathway in type 2 diabetic rats

group n BW (g) FBG (mmol/L) FINS (mIU/L) ISI
Con 8 408.00 ± 5.89 5.55 ± 0.08 19.21 ± 0.91 - 4.66 ± 0.06
T2DM 32 358.25 ± 3.35** 14.01 ± 0.41** 25.41 ± 0.54** - 5.86 ± 0.04**
  1. BW body weight, FBG fasting blood glucose, FINS fasting insulin, ISI insulin sensitivity index, calculated as ln [(1/(FBG × FINS)]
  2. **P < 0.01 vs Con