Body weight and food intake
|Body weight after 4 weeks (g)||340.32±23.31||243.53±14.05||326.45±34.88||265.54±42.87|
|Weight gain (g)||48.10±24.42||−64.90±13.90||33.14±19.52||−68.50±19.80|
|Food intake (g/d/rat)||24.21±0.62||17.20±0.50||23.10±1.34||22.04±0.53|
Values are mean±SEM of 6 rats per group.
Statistical analysis was performed using least significant difference test.
C, control; HFD, high-fat diet; HFD-Alg, high-fat diet supplemented with 1% algae; HFD-Ext, high-fat diet supplemented with 1% algae extract.