Table 3: HOMA-IR level of the LETO and OLETF rats at 30 and 50 weeks of age.

30 weeks of age50 weeks of ages

LETO14.74 ± 6.7310.70 ± 2.46
OLETF27.87 ± 5.6015.20 ± 1.12*

HOMA-IR: homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance; HOMA-IR fasting insulin (μU/mL) fasting plasma glucose (mmoL/L)/22.5. OLETF: Otsuka Long-Evans Tokushima fatty rats; LETO: Long-Evans Tokushima rats. All data are expressed as means ± SE. compared with at 30 weeks of age ( ).