Table 2: Effect of oat bran and barley bran supplementation for 8 weeks on liver enzymes in rats with induced hypercholesterolemia.

ParametersStatisticsG1G2G3G4

ALT
(U/L)
Mean ± SE
t-test−2.34*3.62*−2.66*
AST
(U/L)
Mean ± SE
t-test1.19 NS−0.44 NS−1.26 NS
ALP
(U/L)
Mean ± SE
t-test4.88***−0.07 NS1.09 NS

Significant differences with controls calculated by paired sample t-test. *means significant at , **means highly significant at , ***means very high significant at , and NS means nonsignificant.